Grooming of public officials by corrupt actors is an ongoing integrity risk. The Australian Commission for Law Enforcement Integrity (ACLEI) has observed grooming in the course of its investigations into serious and systemic corruption. This guide describes the perpetrators, targets and methodologies of grooming identified through ACLEI investigations, and outlines strategies to prevent, detect and address grooming as a facilitator of corrupt conduct.
7 Jun 2022
Corruption prevention sits at the core of ACLEI’s vision, purpose and objectives. Our efforts over the next few years will focus on growing our capability and capacity, developing integrity benchmarks and embedding and amplifying key learnings.