Monthly Archives: February 2011

FEDERAL REPORT: ATLANTA POLICE DEPT. FALLS SHORT IN EVERY CATEGORY

Yesterday, WSB-TV reported on a U.S. Department of Justice audit that showed alarming mismanagement of federal funds by the Atlanta Police Department. The federal audit report used by WSB stated: “We are concerned that the City of Atlanta may not be able to properly manage the $16.9 million it has been awarded under the 2009 Recovery Act.”

The Ramage Report has dug a little deeper and found a follow-up report showing that of all funding recipients audited, the APD is the only one that failed to meet requirements in every category. At least one of the infractions occurred as recently as summer 2010.  Continue reading FEDERAL REPORT: ATLANTA POLICE DEPT. FALLS SHORT IN EVERY CATEGORY