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.
The Northwest Florida Water Management District, 81 Water Management Drive, Havana, Florida 32333-4712, (herein after referred to as the District ) is issuing a Request for Proposals (RFP) from qualified firms to perform as the District Inspector General as provided in section 20.
Having regard to the facts and circumstances of the issuance of the public statement by Mr Afegbua and the denial by General Babangida it ought to be pointed out that no criminal offence known to the law has been committed to warrant the action of the Inspector General of Police.
The Sindh government proposed a panel of three names of senior police officers, including Sardar Abdul Majeed BS-22, Officer on Special Duty (OSD), Government of Sindh , Ghulam Qadir Thebo, BS-21, Additional Inspector General of Police/Traffic Sindh , Karchi and Dr Kaleem Imam BS-21 Inspector General of Police, National Highway and Motorways Police, Islamabad.
According to a notification issued from CPO Peshawar on Wednesday the Internal Accountability Branch shall be headed by a police officer of the rank of Additional Inspector General of Police.
Although other agencies could have done more to step in and address these problems, it was the inspector general office's failings that the Senate pinpointed as the most egregious.
The Inspector General said that Justice Amir Hani Muslim is in contact with the inquiry committee.
Otherwise, he told Federal News Radio, the Inspector General Act should override the Fair Credit Reporting Act and other laws referenced in the Office of Legal Counsel's opinion, such as those protecting information resulting from a wiretap or grand jury proceeding.
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.
In contrast, an office of inspector general combines the duty of an auditor to conduct financial and performance audits with the authority to further investigate fraud, waste, and misuse of government assets.
Colombo, June 30 -- Sri Lanka cabinet of ministers has yesterday approved the appointment of senior Deputy Inspector General of Police N.

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