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The Indiana Inspector General is responsible for investigating and addressing fraud, waste, abuse, and wrongdoing in any agency within the executive branch of Indiana state government. This includes any authority, board, branch, commission, committee, department, division or other instrumentality of the executive branch of Indiana state government. The Inspector General does not have jurisdiction over the judicial or legislative branches of state government or over local or county government.

The State Ethics Commission has jurisdiction over: (1) a current or former state officer; (2) a current or former employee of a state agency; (3) a person who has a business relationship with a state agency; or (4) a current or former special state appointee. The State Ethics Commission has ultimate authority to interpret the Indiana Code of Ethics.

Helpful Resources

Local, city or county government
Accelerate Indiana Municipalities (AIM)
http://www.aimindiana.org/
317-237-6200

Association of Indiana Counties
http://indianacounties.org/
317-684-3710

Social Security Administration - Office of the Inspector General
https://oig.ssa.gov/
Social Security Fraud Hotline
P.O. Box 17785
Baltimore, Maryland 21235 
800-269-0271 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Eastern Standard Time
TTY: 1-866-501-2101 for the deaf or hard of hearing.
FAX: 410-597-0118

Consumer Fraud
Attorney General’s Office
http://www.indianaconsumer.com/
800-382-5516, 317-232-6330

Identity Theft
http://www.consumer.gov/idtheft/

Indiana National Guard Inspector General
https://www.in.ng.mil/Troop-Resources/Inspector-General/
317-247-3111 (IG Direct Phone Number)
317-247-3360, 800-237-2850 (IN National Guard General Numbers)
 

List of Federal Inspectors General and Online Reporting Site:
https://www.oversight.gov/

Complaints regarding attorneys in private practice
https://www.in.gov/judiciary/discipline/
Indiana Supreme Court - Disciplinary Commission
251 N. Illinois Street, Suite 1650
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317-232-1807
317-233-0261 (fax)

Complaints regarding the Judiciary
http://www.in.gov/judiciary/jud-qual/2374.htm
Indiana Commission on Judicial Qualifications/Judicial Nominating Commission
251 N. Illinois Street, Suite 1600
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317-232-4706
317-233-6586 (fax)

Employee Relational Issues
State Personnel Dept. Employee Relations Division, 855-773-4647  https://www.in.gov/spd/2395.htm
Civil Service Complaint Procedure  http://www.in.gov/spd/2417.htm
State Employees Appeal Commission (SEAC)  http://www.in.gov/seac/
Sexual harassment   http://www.in.gov/spd/2417.htm
Workplace harassment  http://www.in.gov/spd/2417.htm

Indiana Civil Rights Commission (ICRC)
http://www.in.gov/icrc/
800-628-2909

Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) - Inspector General
inspector.general@eeoc.gov
OIG Hotline:  800-849-4230

Indiana State Bar Association
https://www.inbar.org/
317-639-5465, 800-266-2581

Public Access (Public Records & Meetings)
https://www.in.gov/pac/
Public Access Counselor
IN Government Center South, W470
402 West Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317-234-0906, 800-228-6013

Internet related criminal complaints
IC3.gov - The IC3 was established as a partnership between the FBI and the National White Collar Crime Center (NW3C) to receive Internet related criminal complaints and to further research, develop, and refer the criminal complaints to federal, state, local, or international law enforcement and/or regulatory agencies for any investigation they deem to be appropriate. The IC3 was intended, and continues to emphasize, serving the broader law enforcement community to include federal, as well as state, local, and international agencies, which are combating Internet crime and, in many cases, participating in Cyber Crime Task Forces.

Indianapolis@ic.fbi.gov – This is the email address that the general public may use to report federal crimes to the Indianapolis Division of the FBI.
317-845-4812 – This is the telephone number of the Indianapolis Division Public Corruption Hot Line. It is not manned and is intended for individuals to leave a message.
317-595-4000 – This is the main telephone number to the Indianapolis Division if someone should want to speak to the Duty Agent. This number will be answered 24/7.

Legislative Branch of State Government
Ethics matters for legislators are the responsibility of Indiana Senate and House of Representatives. Inquiries may be addressed to:

Indiana State Senate Ethics Committee

Chair – Senator Liz Brown

200 W. Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204

800-382-9467

 

Indiana House Statutory Committee on Ethics

Chair - Representative Gregory Steuerwald

200 W. Washington Street

Indianapolis, IN 46204
800-382-9841

 

Legislative Statements of Economic Interest are filed with:
Senate Secretary
Indiana State Senate
State House
200 West Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317-232-9420, 800-382-9467

 

Principal Clerk
http://IGA.in.gov/legislative/2018ss1/session/economic_interest_statements/
Indiana House of Representatives
State House
200 West Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317-232-9974, 800-382-9842

 

Lobbyist Registrations & Reports
http://www.state.in.us/ilrc/
Indiana Lobby Registration Commission
10 W Market St, Ste 2070
Indianapolis, IN 46204
317-232-9860