The Office of Investigations pursues allegations of fraud, waste, abuse, and misconduct that could affect Amtrak’s programs, operations, assets, and other resources. Investigative findings are referred to the Department of Justice for criminal prosecution or civil litigation, or to Amtrak management for administrative action. The office develops recommendations to reduce Amtrak’s vulnerability to criminal activity.
Body Worn Camera Policy
In accordance with Executive Order 14074, “Advancing Effective, Accountable Policing and Criminal Justice Practices to Enhance Public Trust and Public Safety,” OIGs with federal law enforcement authority are required to publicly post their policies and procedures for body worn cameras. The Amtrak OIG body worn camera policy is posted at the below link, however, full implementation and effectuation of this policy is delayed until training with the equipment is completed.