ETHICS HELPLINE

The Ethics Helpline is a phone and web-based, multilingual site where employees can anonymously report unethical or questionable behavior. Use the Ethics Helpline if you…

  • Observe possible violation of any law, regulations or rule, including safety or privacy violations, theft or other criminal conduct
  • Identify possible fraud, financial misconduct, questionable practices, bribery, falsification of records or reports, and/or misuse or waste of state resources
  • Notice possible abusive or retaliatory behavior, acts/threats of workplace violence, sexual harassment, discrimination, or other serious misconduct.
The Ethics helpline is open 24 hours a day, 365 days a year by calling the Ethics Helpline at 1 (844) CT Ethic/ 1(844) 283-8442 or reporting online at www.caltransethics.com.

OBSERVATION REPORT
Deputy Inspector General for Diversity and Small Business Development

Following the passage of SB 1, SB 103 (Chapter 95, Statues of 2017) was approved on July 21, 2017, and requires Caltrans to undertake a number of activities to increase opportunities for diverse and small businesses and prevent discrimination or preferences in its employing and contracting practices. These activities include the development of an outreach plan for new and limited contracting small businesses—including those owned by women, minorities, disabled veterans, LGBT, and other disadvantaged groups—and directs the Inspector General to review, audit, and report on Caltrans’ outreach efforts...

CONTACT THE INDEPENDENT OFFICE OF AUDITS AND INVESTIGATIONS:

Physical Address:
California Department of Transportation - Independent Office of Audits and Investigations
1304 O Street, Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95814

Mailing Address:
California Department of Transportation - Independent Office of Audits and Investigations
Mail Station 2
P. O. Box 942874
Sacramento, CA 94274-0001

Phone: (916) 323-7111