Sunday, March 29, 2020

State Auditor

Former Philadelphia Court Clerk is Guilty of Embezzlement

JACKSON, Miss. – Today State Auditor Shad White announced former Philadelphia municipal court clerk Karen Refre has been convicted of embezzlement in Neshoba County Circuit Court....

Auditor Arrests former Simpson County Sheriff’s Office Employee for Embezzlement

JACKSON, Miss. – Today State Auditor Shad White announced Special Agents from his office have arrested former Simpson County Sheriff’s Office administrative assistant Stephanie Cuellar after she...

Auditor Arrests former Lawrence County Conservation District Clerk

JACKSON, Miss. – State Auditor Shad White announced Special Agents from his office arrested former Lawrence County Soil and Water Conservation District clerk Brandy Russell after...

Auditor Returns Over $1.3 Million to Taxpayers in February

JACKSON, Miss. – State Auditor Shad White’s office returned over $1.3 million back to Mississippi taxpayers last month in stolen or misused funds. Significant amounts were...

Former Harrison County Assistant Tax Collector Sentenced for Committing Fraud

JACKSON, Miss. – Today State Auditor Shad White announced former Harrison County Assistant Tax Collector Denise Gill has been sentenced in Judge Lisa Dodson’s chamber of circuit...

Former Jones County Supervisor Jerome Wyatt Found Guilty of Embezzlement

JACKSON, Miss. – Today State Auditor Shad White announced former Jones County Supervisor Jerome Wyatt has been convicted of embezzlement in Judge Dal Williamson’s chamber of...

Former Water Association Office Manager Arrested for Embezzlement and Fraud

JACKSON, Miss. – Today State Auditor Shad White announced Special Agents from his office arrested Joann Williams, former office manager of the Tri-County Water Association in Jasper...

Auditor Arrests Former Town of Walls Police Chief for Embezzlement

JACKSON, Miss. – Today Auditor Shad White announced Special Agents from his office have arrested the former police chief of the Town of Walls, Herb Brewer,...

Auditor Arrests Former Director of DHS and Co-Conspirators in Largest Public...

Defendants Accused of Obtaining Millions in Funds Intended for PoorJACKSON, Miss. – Special agents from the office of State Auditor Shad White have arrested John...

Auditor Completes Efficiency Study of Department of Transportation

Report outlines where MDOT is performing well, areas for cost savingsJACKSON, Miss. – The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) is operating at a level comparable to other...