Reporting Fraud

Fraud Hotline | Process

The Confidential Hotline provides an avenue for citizens, vendors and County employees to report suspected fraud or waste of public funds or resources. The Hotline is for reporting issues involving St. Louis County Government only. The St. Louis County Auditor's Office does not investigate matters related to other political subdivisions or local businesses.

Confidential Fraud Hotline:

314-615-7000 available 24/7 or by Email
Please provide the following information:
  • Circumstances of the incident
  • The County Department and subjects involved
  • Identify any evidence that is available, and any credible witnesses
  • Pleases provide any dates, times, names and/or places available

*Calls to the Hotline are anonymous and confidential. The Hotline is operated by the County Auditor's Office, and access to the messages is limited to individuals specifically authorized by the County Auditor.  If you do desire to provide your name and contact information, the County Auditor's Office keeps this information confidential to the extent allowed by law.