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The Office of the Special Inspector General for the Troubled Asset Relief Program (SIGTARP) is a federal law enforcement agency that targets financial institution crime and is an independent watchdog protecting taxpayer dollars

2017 First Quarter Report Issued

Report Cover 

  • A letter from the Inspector General about how SIGTARP will protect taxpayer dollars and programs in 2017 (inside cover)
  • An update on SIGTARP's efforts to investigate crime at financial institutions and in the ongoing TARP housing programs (p. 3)
  • Recent SIGTARP audits of TARP housing programs, including the Hardest Hit Fund and the Home Affordable Modification Programs (p. 21)
  • An overview of SIGTARP's oversight by the TARP program (p. 33)


Fraudsters Convicted of Operating Nationwide Mortgage Scam

The defendants preyed upon hundreds of desperate homeowners taking money in exchange for empty promises of admission into HAMP

SIGTARP by the Numbers

SIGTARP By The Numbers Infographic

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