Human Resources Service Center

Whistleblower Complaints

The Bureau of State Audits (BSA), investigates:

  • Illegal acts like theft, fraud, or conflicts of interest by state employees
  • Misuse or abuse of state property or time by state employees
  • Gross misconduct, incompetence, or inefficiency by state employees

To report the improper activities of state agencies or employees, employees or applicants for employment may contact the Bureau of State Audits by calling the California Whistleblower Hotline at 1 800-952-5665 or mail a written complaint to:

Bureau of State Audits
555 Capitol Mall, Suite 300
Sacramento, CA 95814

While employees and applicants for employment may call the BSA Hotline, they may also make a protected disclosure regarding thistledown or retaliation to:

Vice Chancellor for Human Resources
401 Golden Shore
Long Beach, CA 90802

or to the on-campus administrator appointed by the President to receive such disclosures,

Sheryl Woodward
Kendall Hall 211