Fraud, waste, and abuse against the City of Long Beach impacts each of us – citizens, City employees and vendors. It reduces budgets for City services including public safety, street repairs, libraries, and parks.
Have a tip? Here are 3 ways to ANONYMOUSLY report it 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to the City Auditor’s Fraud Hotline:
- Phone: 1-888-FRAUD-07 or 1-888-372-8307
- Online form
- MyAuditor App: select “Report Fraud” and include photos and location as evidence
To protect your privacy, all tips received by the Office are confidential and information will not be disclosed.
California’s Whistleblower Protection Act provides protection for anyone who reports an improper governmental activity against retaliation by his or her employer for having made the tip.
Our investigative team reviews all tips and will take appropriate action. Find out more here.
Information to Include in Your Tip:
The more information you provide, the better the investigation.
See how your tips on fraud, waste, and abuse against the City are making positive change possible, in case examples here.
To find out more about the common types of City fraud, waste, and abuse along with red flags to lookout for and steps to take to prevent fraud, click here.
Note, we are not a 9-1-1 or emergency service. Please contact your local emergency services if you need to report a critical situation.
Also, we are not a substitute for employment-related grievances or appeals as City policy procedures provide channels for resolution of these issues. To contact the City of Long Beach Human Resources Department, click here.
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