Articles Tagués ‘workers’ compensation’

DEAReport: DEA Gives Workers’ Comp to Questionable Drug Informants

 By Melanie Batley   |   Monday, 27 Jul 2015
A new report has found that drug informants are often poorly vetted and some get workers’ compensation benefits from the government despite questionable qualifications, The Washington Post reported.

The Justice Department watchdog found that the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) did not do a thorough job of monitoring at least 240 informants, some of whom continued to carry out illegal activities and were being investigated by other authorities.