Internal Audit Department

350 S. Fifth St., Room 310 1/2 
Minneapolis, MN 55415


Internal Audit Department

Welcome. We, at the Internal Audit Department, with oversight from the Audit Committee, provide comprehensive internal audit services to the City of Minneapolis.  We are guided by the International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing set by the Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA).

Our mission

"To serve the City of Minneapolis and the public interest by providing objective services that enhance the City's ability to manage risk, improve internal controls, optimize efficiencies, reduce costs and strengthen accountability."

Our vision

"We strive to provide world-class internal audit services to the City of Minneapolis and be regarded as a valued resource by City residents, leadership, management, and employees." 

Our services

Report fraud, waste and abuse

Help us safeguard taxpayer dollars in the most effective and efficient manner and ensure financial, operational and other key risks, including risk of fraud, are appropriately managed. Please report fraud, waste and abuse to us.

Suggest ideas for internal audits

Do you have suggestions to help the City become more effective and efficient? Please email your audit ideas to us.

General contact information

Ryan Patrick, CGAP, Interim Internal Audit Director
Phone: 612-673-5938
Email: [email protected]

Last updated Apr 28, 2020



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