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Use This Hotline to Report Financial Fraud, Waste, or Abuse

The Board of Education of Baltimore County and the superintendent of the Baltimore County Public Schools (BCPS) encourage any concerned individual to report financial fraud, waste, or abuse. Financial fraud consists of ways by which BCPS employees or vendors use their employment status or vendor relationship to take funds for themselves or others at the expense of BCPS. Financial waste or abuse of financial resources includes ways that BCPS employees or vendors improperly, carelessly, or excessively spend, consume, mismanage, or misuse BCPS resources. Waste also includes spending unnecessarily as a result of inefficient or ineffective practices.

Examples of What to Report

  • Stealing of money, property, inventory, or supplies
  • Abuse of overtime
  • Falsification of time records or expense reports
  • Creating fictitious employees/vendors
  • Falsifying invoices or transactions
  • Executing related party transactions
  • Receiving kickbacks
  • Removing, borrowing, or destroying BCPS records, furniture, fixtures, or equipment without permission
  • Misuse of confidential information
  • Inappropriate vendor relations

Board of Education and BCPS Commitment

All reports using this site or the fraud, waste, or abuse hotline number, 866-881-2932, are anonymous and confidential. Reports will be given careful attention and handled promptly and discreetly. In accordance with Board of Education Policy 8410, no retaliatory action will be taken against anyone reporting, in good faith, potential financial fraud, waste, or abuse.

To Report Fraud, Waste, or Abuse

Call 866-881-2932

or File Your Report On-line:

To Follow Up on a Report

Use your report key and password to follow up on a report that you’ve already submitted.

Report Key:
Password:
 

After you complete your report, you will be assigned a unique code called a "report key." Write down your report key and password and keep them in a safe place. After 7 business days, use your report key and password to check your report for feedback or questions.

For Other Concerns please contact:

Child Abuse/Neglect:410-853-3000
Harassment/Discrimination:410-887-8937
Residency issues:410-887-4360
Vandalism/Graffiti:410-887-6488 or 410-887-6354

EthicsPoint is NOT a 911 or Emergency Service:

Do not use this site to report events presenting an immediate threat to life or property. Reports submitted through this service may not receive an immediate response. If you require emergency assistance, please contact your local authorities.