Yes. Any complaints or allegations of employee violations of the County’s Local Code of Ethics (Article XIII, Chapter 2, Orange County Code of Ordinances) should be filed with the Office of Agenda Development. The Office of Agenda Development will forward the complaint to the Office of Professional Standards who will conduct forward the complaint to the Ombudsman or to an outside Investigative Officer to conduct the initial investigation of the complaint. The local complaint form can be obtained from the Office of Agenda Development, County Attorney’s office, or Ombudsman.
You may access Municode.com to review the County’s Local Code of Ethics. For further information on the County’s local investigation process for alleged violations of the County’s Local Code of Ethics, please see County Administrative Regulation 2.22.