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The Office of Investigations (OI) investigates crimes committed against programs and operations of VA by employees and non-employees, as well as allegations of serious violations of policies and procedures by high-ranking members of the Department. OI is composed of four divisions: Criminal Investigations, Investigative Development Division (IDD), Analysis and Oversight, and Investigative Data Systems and Analysis. Criminal investigations focus on acts of embezzlement, and bribery committed by VA employees; fraud related to pharmaceutical firms’ illegal defective pricing or off-label marketing activities; Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) and other procurement fraud; fraud against VA committed by fiduciaries, contractors, VA employees, and beneficiaries and their survivors; education benefits fraud committed by learning institutions; mortgage fraud; assaults involving VA employees and patients, including homicide, manslaughter, and rape; identity theft; theft and diversion of legal drugs by VA staff and others; sale of contraband drugs and pharmaceuticals by and to VA staff and patients; workers compensation fraud; theft of VA resources and data; and threats against VA employees, patients, facilities, and computer systems. Through prosecution, and monetary recoveries, these investigations promote integrity, patient safety, efficiency, and accountability.