State, Federal Enforcement Efforts Target Corruption In Pa.

Law360, Philadelphia (October 22, 2012, 6:24 PM EDT) -- Two watchdog groups have begun a partnership with the FBI, the U.S. Attorney's Office and the Philadelphia Police Department to target fraud and corruption in the public sector, the FBI announced Monday.

The Pennsylvania and Philadelphia Offices of the Inspector General will join the law enforcement agencies in a five-month campaign that will focus specifically on activities in Philadelphia County and will delve into federal, state and local government agencies.

The partnership, which was spearheaded by the FBI, will include increased information-sharing and cooperation between the...
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