inspector general


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inspector general

n. pl. inspectors general Abbr. IG
An officer with general investigative powers within a civil, military, or other organization.

inspector general

n, pl inspectors general
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the head of an inspectorate or inspection system; an officer with wide investigative powers
2. (Military) a staff officer of the military, air, or naval service with the responsibility of conducting inspections and investigations
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Noun1.inspector general - a military officer responsible for investigationsinspector general - a military officer responsible for investigations
armed forces, armed services, military, military machine, war machine - the military forces of a nation; "their military is the largest in the region"; "the military machine is the same one we faced in 1991 but now it is weaker"
military officer, officer - any person in the armed services who holds a position of authority or command; "an officer is responsible for the lives of his men"
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Pon my word," said the Deputy Inspector General, "I believe Mrs.
Former Inspector General of Police, Sindh, Niaz Ahmed Siddiki was the lead trainer and Chief Operating Officer, MCTS Ms.
The Office of Inspector General is an important asset to state government and Pennsylvania taxpayers," Governor Wolf said.
Speaking on the occasion, the Inspector General, Zulfiqar Cheema congratulated the newly promoted officers and advised them to work hard with dedication for the goodwill of the department.
A strong and independent Office of the Inspector General is crucial to ensuring that this agency's mission is carried out effectively and with the highest standards of integrity," said Port Authority Executive Director Pat Foye.
The Inspector General said that honesty and courtesy are the basic traits that made this department symbol of pride for the nation.
Postal Service Office of Inspector General and the U.
The announcement came during a congressional hearing after a top investigator with the inspector general testified that the office, run out of the EPA administrator's office, had for years systematically refused to share information on external threats, computer security and employee misconduct, citing national security.
6) Part II begins with a very brief historical overview of the emergence of the inspector general concept in Europe and its adoption in the United States at the federal and state levels.
On behalf of Crown Prince Sultan bin Abdulaziz Al Saud, Deputy Premier, Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector General, Prince Khalid bin Sultan bin Abdulaziz, Assistant Minister of Defense and Aviation and Inspector General, opened at Air Defense Institute here today the international symposium on air defense which is the first of its kind, in the world, to be held, with 21 countries are part in it.
For more than a year, I have urged President Obama to ensure that the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction has the leadership necessary to fulfill its mandate to prevent waste, fraud and abuse in Afghanistan," he said.
We don't play 'gotcha'," said Ambassador Harold Geisel, the acting inspector general.

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