What We Do

Office of the Intelligence Community Inspector General - What We Do

The ICIG has the authority to initiate and conduct independent audits, inspections, investigations, and reviews of programs and activities within the responsibility and authority of the Director of National Intelligence.

 

Mission

The ICIG’s mission is to provide independent and objective oversight of the programs and activities within the responsibility and authority of the Director of National Intelligence, and to lead and coordinate the efforts of the Intelligence Community Inspectors General Forum.

 

Strategic Goal

The ICIG’s goal is to have a positive and enduring impact throughout the Intelligence Community, to lead and coordinate the efforts of an integrated Intelligence Community Inspectors General Forum, and to enhance the ability of the United States Intelligence Community to meet national security needs while respecting our nation’s laws and reflecting its values.

 

Independence

The Inspector General is nominated by the President and confirmed by, and with the advice and consent of, the United States Senate. The Inspector General is independent, both in fact and appearance, and provides effective and objective leadership. The Office of the Inspector General of the Intelligence Community bases its findings and conclusions on independent and objective analysis of the facts and evidence that become known to it through its exhaustive audits, investigations, inspections, and programmatic reviews.

 

Core Values

  • Integrity
  • Commitment
  • Diversity
  • Transparency

FEATURES

ICIG Reports

This Report summarizes the work of the Office of the Inspector General (OIG) of the Office of the Director of National Intelligence (ODNI).

IC Whistleblowing

This website provides a general overview of lawful whistleblowing in the Intelligence Community.

ICIG Forum

The ICIG collaborates with Forum members to identify and prioritize IC-wide projects, seek stakeholder support, and develop strategies on how to best leverage limited IG community resources.