Federal Bureau of Prisons

Ongoing Work

Audit of the BOP's Counterterrorism Efforts

The OIG is conducting an audit of the BOP's counterterrorism efforts. The preliminary objectives are to review the BOP’s policies, procedures, and practices for monitoring inmates with known or suspected ties to domestic and foreign terrorism and its efforts to prevent further radicalization among its inmate population.

BOP Contract Awarded to Sealaska Constructors, LLC, to Build Facilities at FCI Danbury

The OIG is conducting an audit of the BOP's contract awarded to Sealaska Constructors, LLC, to construct facilities at a federal correctional institution in Danbury, Connecticut. Our preliminary objective is to assess the BOP’s and Sealaska Constructors, LLC’s compliance with the terms, conditions, laws, and regulations applicable to this contract in the areas of: (1) acquisition planning; (2) contract management, oversight, and monitoring; and (3) billings and payments.

BOP Contracts Awarded to Pacific Forensic Psychology Associates, Inc.

The OIG is auditing BOP contracts awarded to Pacific Forensic Psychology Associates, Inc. The preliminary objective of the audit is to assess the BOP’s administration of the contracts and Pacific Forensic Psychology Associates, Inc.’s performance and compliance with the terms, conditions, laws, and regulations applicable to these contracts. The assessment of performance may include financial management, monitoring, reporting, and progress toward meeting the contracts’ goals and objectives.

BOP’s Management of its Female Inmate Population

The OIG is reviewing the BOP’s management of its female inmate population. As part of this review, the OIG will examine trends in the female inmate population between FY 2012 and FY 2016, the BOP’s implementation of its Management of Female Offenders program statement, and the impact of the 2013 decision to convert Federal Correctional Institution Danbury to a male institution.

Residential Reentry Center Contract Awarded to Centre, Inc.

The OIG is auditing a contract awarded to Centre, Inc., for the RRC located in Fargo, North Dakota. The preliminary objective of the audit is to assess the BOP’s administration of the contract, and Centre, Inc.’s performance and compliance with the terms, conditions, laws, and regulations applicable to this contract.

Residential Reentry Center Contracts Awarded to Reynolds & Associates, Inc.

The OIG is auditing three BOP contracts awarded to Reynolds & Associates, Inc., for the RRC located in Washington, D.C. The preliminary objective of the audit is to assess the BOP’s and Reynolds & Associates, Inc.’s, administration and performance of, and their respective compliance with the terms, conditions, laws, and regulations applicable to these contracts.

Use of Restrictive Housing for Inmates with Mental Illness

The OIG is examining the BOP's use of restrictive housing for inmates with mental illness. The review will examine trends in the use of restrictive housing and the screening, treatment, and monitoring of inmates with mental illness who are housed in restrictive housing units.

Updated: May 2017