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28 Feb 2018 Oakden Report published A Shameful Chapter in South Australia's History

Today I publish my investigation report on the Oakden Older Persons Mental Health Facility, 'Oakden" A Shameful Chapter in South Australia's History...
Public Statement
24 Jan 2020 Change is the only constant Disruption as an enabler of corruption

Agencies of modern public administration expand, contract, reorganise and reform on a regular basis.

It is sometimes not appreciated that times of restructure...
Newsletter
06 May 2019 Evaluation of the City of Playford From the Deputy Commissioner

A primary object of the Independent Commissioner Against Corruption Act 2012 is to prevent or minimise corruption, misconduct and maladministration in South Australian...
Newsletter
20 Mar 2018 ICAC Briefings and Transparency ICAC to enhance information sharing and transparency

The Independent Commissioner Against Corruption, the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, will provide a suite of briefings to the new Government about issues...
Media Release
24 Jan 2020 Around the grounds Integrity news from across Australia

Integrity agencies from other states and territories produce resources and publications that have potential value for South Australian public administration and...
Newsletter
24 Aug 2017 Making a complaint about Police New Police Compaints Scheme

On Friday 1 September 2017, the Office of the Police Ombudsman will close its doors for the last time. The Police Ombudsman, formerly known as the Police Complaints...
Media Release
13 May 2019 Evaluation of the City of Playford: Call for submissions Statement by Mr Michael Riches Acting Independent Commissioner Against Corruption

On 10 April 2019 I made a public statement about the evaluation of the practices, policies and procedures of the...
Public Statement
10 Mar 2020 Evaluation of the Department for Correctional Services: Call for submissions Statement by Mr Michael Riches Acting Independent Commissioner Against Corruption

On 3 February 2020 I announced that I had commenced an evaluation of the practices, policies and procedures of the...
Public Statement
18 Jun 2020 Evaluation of the Department for Correctional Services recommenced Statement by Mr Michael Riches Deputy Independent Commissioner Against Corruption

On 3 February 2020 I announced the commencement of an evaluation of the practices, policies and procedures of the...
Public Statement
07 Sep 2020 Investigation update Statement by the Hon. Ann Vanstone QC, Independent Commissioner Against Corruption

Late on Friday 4 September 2020, I wrote to the solicitors acting for each of the Honourable Terrence Stephens MLC...
Public Statement
03 Feb 2020 Evaluation of the Department for Correctional Services Statement by the Hon. Bruce Lander QC Independent Commissioner Against Corruption

One of my statutory functions is to evaluate the practices, policies and procedures of inquiry agencies and public...
Public Statement
10 Apr 2019 Evaluation of the City of Playford Statement by the Hon. Bruce Lander QC Independent Commissioner Against Corruption

One of my statutory functions is to evaluate the practices, policies and procedures of inquiry agencies and public...
Public Statement
09 Sep 2019 Two charged Statement by the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, Independent Commissioner Against Corruption

A 40 year old Mount Gambier man who was employed by the company contracted by the Crown to operate the Mount...
Public Statement
04 Jun 2020 Prosecution pending Statement by the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, Independent Commissioner Against Corruption

As a result of an investigation by my office a 73 year old man from Felixstow has been charged with one count of...
Public Statement
15 Jul 2019 Two arrested in alleged procurement corruption Statement by the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, Independent Commissioner Against Corruption

As part of an extensive and long running investigation my investigators executed nine search warrants this morning...
Public Statement
06 Jul 2020 Further charges laid Statement by the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, Independent Commissioner Against Corruption

Following on from my public statement of 29 June 2020, I can confirm that on Friday 3 July 2020, three additional...
Public Statement
23 Jul 2020 Investigation commenced Statement by the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, Independent Commissioner Against Corruption

I think it is in the public interest that I make this statement in light of intense media speculation and numerous...
Public Statement
29 Nov 2019 SA Health report complete Statement by the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, Independent Commissioner Against Corruption

In October I said publicly that I would prepare a report before the end of this year detailing concerns I have...
Public Statement
21 Aug 2020 Country Members Accommodation Allowance Statement by the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, Independent Commissioner Against Corruption

On 23 July 2020 I announced that I had commenced an investigation into the conduct of a number of Members of...
Public Statement
07 May 2020 The University of Adelaide Statement by the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, Independent Commissioner Against Corruption

Ordinarily I would not confirm or deny the existence of an investigation because the legislation under which I...
Public Statement
29 Jun 2020 Judicial officer arrested Statement by the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, Independent Commissioner Against Corruption

This morning my investigators executed five search warrants and have arrested Magistrate Robert Harrap.

Magistrate...
Public Statement
06 Mar 2020 Charges laid following ICAC investigations Statement by the Hon. Bruce Lander QC, Independent Commissioner Against Corruption

Two people formerly employed in senior executive roles in a public sector agency have been arrested as a result of...
Public Statement
01 Jan 2017 Why you should sweat the small stuff The moral code and dishonesty

Dan Ariely is a Professor of Psychology and Behavioural Economics at Duke University in North Carolina. His recent research focuses on what drives people to cheat and...
Newsletter
01 Apr 2016 The problem of maladministration Why it can hurt more than corruption

As the name suggests, the South Australian Independent Commissioner Against Corruption is charged with stamping out corruption in South Australian public...
Newsletter
01 Jan 2015 ICAC Newsletter - January 2015 Contents

1     THE ROAD TO ONE
2     PUBLIC INQUIRIES INTO LEGISLATIVE SCHEMES
3     PUBLIC VERSUS PRIVATE
4     LEGISLATIVE CHANGE
4     CONTRACTORS AS PUBLIC OFFICERS
5     WHO IS '...
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