The Office of State Ethics is now located at 165 Capitol Avenue, Suite 1200, Hartford, CT 06106, across the street from the Bushnell Theater. The staff is available via telephone (860-263-2400) or by email at: ( If you wish to obtain services in person, we encourage you to contact us in advance to schedule a visit.

Press Releases

Office of State Ethics Press Contact: 
Nancy S. Nicolescu
Director of Education and Communications
Phone:  860-263-2397



November 19, 2021

Office of State Ethics Lobbyists Selected for 2022 Audit

November 15, 2021

Office of State Ethics to Select Lobbyists for 2022 Audit

September 22, 2021

Former Capital Region Development Authority Board Members Settles Ethics Case for Violation of Revolving Door Provisions

July 20, 2021

Office of State Ethics Enters into $2,500 Settlement with Former State Contracting Standards Board Member

Office of State Ethics Recovers $20,000 Penalty Following Superior Court Action
In 2019, Former UCONN Graduate Diversity Officer Charmane Thurmand was Fined the Maximum Penalties for Ethics Code Violations

March 1, 2021

Office of State Ethics Enters into $5,000 Settlement with State Employee who Utilized State Resources on State Time for Private Business