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Calif. Controller Orders City Of Cudahy To Repay $22.7M In Taxpayer Funds

Auditors say officials in the city of Cudahy had virtually no oversight in place to prevent the misuse of taxpayer dollars when it spent nearly $23 million in redevelopment funds.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/15/2014

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Child Protective Services Audit Uncovers ‘Worst Fears’ In Agency Performance

An audit that investigated child welfare agencies following the death of a local boy will result in changes statewide, officials said Wednesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/09/2014

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Judge Clears The Way For City Controller To Audit DWP Trusts

A judge has cleared the way for City Controller Ron Galperin to audit two trusts controlled by the union that represents Department of Water and Power workers.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/25/2014

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Advice For Successfully Getting A Small Business Loan

Even during challenging times, a small business with a sound strategy can obtain a loan.

03/17/2014

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Buyer’s Guide: What To Look For In A New Digital Camera

When it comes to cameras, there is a wide array from which to choose. Consider these factors before making your next camera purchase.

03/17/2014

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Tax Advice: Common Small Business Tax Filing Mistakes

Small businesses can innocently make tax mistakes that wind up racking up steep penalties. Consider these common mistakes before filing your taxes.

03/10/2014

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City Officials Slam DWP Union Manager For Releasing Audit ‘Summary’

The business manager of IBEW Local 18 Thursday posted documents online he hoped would settle the controversy about how millions of rate-payer dollars were used on a training institute and a safety institute.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/06/2014

An audit from the Anti-Defamation League cited one anti-Jewish vandalism incident last April when a Northridge mother drove her 14-year-old daughter and two other girls to local homes - including one belonging to a Holocaust survivor's family - where they smeared feces, scrawled swastikas and wrote the word “Jew” on a sidewalk. (Photo credit: JewishJournal.com)

Audit: Uptick In SoCal Anti-Semitic Vandalism

Anti-Semitic acts of vandalism and other related incidents are on the rise in Southern California even as incidents statewide have declined, according to an audit released Monday.

07/22/2013

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Audit Faults LAFD’s Leadership For Failing To Investigate Misconduct

An internal audit of the Los Angeles Fire Department released Wednesday blames Chief Cummings, union officials and members of an internal investigation team for failing to properly investigate misconduct allegations.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/05/2013

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Audit Finds Bell Faces ‘Fiscal Crisis’ After Corruption Scandal

An audit reveals that the city of Bell is still reeling financially three years after it was discovered the working-class suburb’s municipal leaders had looted millions of dollars from its treasury.

05/22/2013

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How (Not) To Get Audited

It’s time to talk taxes: 1099 forms have gone out and you should be organizing your paperwork and getting ready to pay the taxman.

03/25/2013

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What Triggers an IRS Tax Audit?

The odds of an audit can increase substantially depending on your income, types of income, deduction amount and changes you have made since filing your last tax return.

03/25/2013

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Pasadena Police Chief Orders Audit Of Detective Cases

The Pasadena police chief has ordered an independent audit of cases handled by the department’s detective bureau after a judge overseeing a murder trial criticized the conduct of two homicide officers.

02/26/2013

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Greuel Issues Subpoenas In Probe Of Cell Phone Waste

Officials with the city of Los Angeles on Friday faced subpoenas in an ongoing investigation into waste, fraud and abuse regarding cell phone use among city employees.

01/04/2013

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Audit: LA Sheriff’s Managers Misused Aircraft

An audit has found that Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department managers improperly used the department’s aircraft for personal use.

12/21/2012

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