The Commissioner may make a public statement about a matter if she thinks it is appropriate and in the public interest. Public statements dated prior to 2 September 2020 were issued by the former ICAC, the Hon. Bruce Lander QC.

DATE TITLE DESCRIPTION CATEGORY

22 May 2018

Scope of SafeWork SA Evaluation

On 10 May 2018 I announced that I would conduct an evaluation of the practices, policies and procedures of the regulatory arm of SafeWork SA.I have now determined the scope... PUBLIC STATEMENT

10 May 2018

Evaluation of SafeWork SA

Yesterday I informed the Chief Executive of the Attorney-General’s Department of my decision to conduct an evaluation of the agency’s practices, policies and procedures, in so far as those practices,... PUBLIC STATEMENT

02 May 2018

Commencement of Investigation

On Monday 30 April 2018, the Office for Public Integrity received a report from SafeWork SA in relation to an investigation and subsequent prosecution arising out of the fatal accident... PUBLIC STATEMENT

28 February 2018

Oakden Report published

A Shameful Chapter in South Australia's HistoryToday I publish my investigation report on the Oakden Older Persons Mental Health Facility, 'Oakden" A Shameful Chapter in South Australia's History'.Every South Australian... PUBLIC STATEMENT

05 February 2018

Oakden Investigation

I make this public statement having satisfied myself that it is in the public interest to do so.In May 2017 I announced to the Parliamentary Crime and Public Integrity Policy... PUBLIC STATEMENT

22 September 2017

Prosecutions pending and Maladministration investigation

On 15 September 2017 my investigators arrested two public officers.A 44-year-old woman of no permanent fixed South Australian address has been charged with deception and dishonestly dealing with documents in... PUBLIC STATEMENT

11 September 2017

Prosecution pending

On 21 July 2017, a public officer was arrested and charged with one count of abuse of public office.It will be alleged that the 43-year-old woman from Waikerie introduced a... PUBLIC STATEMENT

14 August 2017

Prosecution pending

On Friday 11 August 2017, a public officer was charged with 20 counts of theft and six counts of dishonestly dealing with documents, being seven minor indictable offences and 19... PUBLIC STATEMENT

14 August 2017

Prosecutions pending

As a result of an investigation undertaken by my office, three people were arrested on 15 and 16 May 2017.A 45-year-old woman from Clearview, who is a public officer, has... PUBLIC STATEMENT

20 July 2017

Prosecution pending

On 23 May 2017, two public officers were charged with criminal offences amounting to corruption under the Independent Commissioner Against Corruption Act 2012 (ICAC Act).A 46-year-old man from Morphettville was... PUBLIC STATEMENT

30 May 2017

Oakden Investigation call for information

Last week, whilst appearing before a Parliamentary committee, I announced I would investigate the management of care at the Oakden Older Persons Mental Health Facility.My investigation will be conducted according... PUBLIC STATEMENT

29 May 2017

Prosecution pending

On 24 April 2017, a 61-year-old man from OB Flat was charged with six counts of wilfully making a statutory declaration, knowing that declaration to be untrue in a material... PUBLIC STATEMENT

25 May 2017

Maladministration investigation in relation to Oakden

The ICAC Act empowers me to investigate potential matters of serious or systemic maladministration in public administration, if I am satisfied that it is in the public interest to do... PUBLIC STATEMENT

30 November 2016

Prosecution pending

A report made to the Office for Public Integrity that was assessed as raising a potential matter of corruption, was investigated by my office and a brief of evidence provided... PUBLIC STATEMENT

27 October 2016

Prosecutions pending

On 12 September 2016 a 61-year-old woman from Hawthorn was arrested following an investigation by my office. The woman who is employed as a public officer has been charged with... PUBLIC STATEMENT

06 August 2016

Executive arrested after ICAC investigation

My office has been undertaking an investigation into the conduct of public officers employed by a state government statutory corporation and other persons. As a result of information gathered during... PUBLIC STATEMENT

15 June 2016

Prosecution pending

As a result of a joint investigation between my office and the Anti-Corruption Branch of SAPOL, a 36-year-old Modbury woman was arrested on 17 May 2016.The woman who is employed... PUBLIC STATEMENT

22 March 2016

Prosecutions pending

On 25 February 2016, five public officers employed or formerly employed by a South Australian public authority were charged with a combined total of 31 counts of dishonesty and one... PUBLIC STATEMENT

16 March 2016

Prosecution pending

On 10 February 2016 ICAC investigators arrested a 47 year old Port Victoria woman who was employed as a public officer in South Australian public administration.The woman has been charged... PUBLIC STATEMENT

03 March 2016

Prosecution pending

As a result of an investigation by my office, a 59 year old woman from Windsor Gardens has been arrested and charged with 36 counts of deception. The alleged offences... PUBLIC STATEMENT

14 October 2015

Report - Sale of State owned land at Gillman

I announced earlier this year that I would investigate the transaction involving the sale of State owned land at Gillman, to Adelaide Capital Partners Pty Limited.I have now completed and... PUBLIC STATEMENT

22 June 2015

Prosecution pending

As a result of a report made to my office, which I assessed as raising a potential matter of corruption under the Independent Commissioner Against Corruption Act 2012 (ICAC Act),... PUBLIC STATEMENT

11 May 2015

Prosecution pending

On referral from my office, the Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) has charged a 56-year-old man from Point Lonsdale, Victoria with abuse of public office in South Australian public administration.It... PUBLIC STATEMENT

04 May 2015

Investigation outcome

Section 56 of the Independent Commissioner Against Corruption Act 2012 (ICAC Act) prevents the publication of information tending to suggest that a particular person is, has been, may be, or... PUBLIC STATEMENT

16 April 2015

Prosecutions pending

On 2 March 2015 a 47 year old woman from Redwood Park who is employed in the public sector was arrested and charged with abuse of public office, 233 counts... PUBLIC STATEMENT