LOS ANGELES — A Federal Bureau of Investigation spokeswoman confirmed a task force has been formed to investigate political corruption in Orange County, but no information has been released about the impetus for the investigation.

Ari Dekofsky, an FBI spokeswoman, said a memorandum of understanding regarding the task force, which includes the FBI, IRS, district attorney's office and U.S. Attorney's office, was signed by the involved parties in April.

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