The Department of Audit is responsible for post auditing the fiscal concerns of Milwaukee County. Not only concerned with examining financial statements, Audit staff also review internal accounting and administrative controls, compliance with applicable laws and regulations, economy and efficiency of operations, and effectiveness in achieving program results. In addition, the Department monitors contracts with vendors of goods and services, reconciles the County's checking accounts, and maintains a hotline service to receive information regarding waste, fraud and abuse of Milwaukee County resources.
Mission Statement Through independent, objective and timely analysis of information, the Milwaukee County Department of Audit assists both policy makers and program managers in providing high-quality services in a manner that is honest, efficient, effective and accountable to the citizens of Milwaukee County.
Director of Audits: Jerome J. Heer
Deputy Director of Audits: Douglas C. Jenkins
Address: Milwaukee County Department of Audit
Milwaukee County City Campus, 9th Floor
2711 W. Wells Street
Milwaukee, WI 53208
Phone: (414) 278-4206 Fax: (414) 223-1895 Email
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