Tuesday, November 20, 2018

State Auditor

State Auditor Arrests Former Health Department Employee for Embezzlement

JACKSON, Miss. – Today Special Agents from the Mississippi Office of the State Auditor arrested former employee of the Lowndes County Health Department Phyllis...

State Auditor Calls for Internal Auditors, Other Changes to Prevent Embezzlement...

JACKSON, Miss. – Today State Auditor Shad White released a report showing that, while all Mississippi four-year universities have internal auditors, no Mississippi community...

Auditor’s Office Arrests Jones County Supervisor for Embezzlement and Fraud

JACKSON, Miss. – Today Special Agents from the office of State Auditor Shad White arrested Jones County Supervisor Jerome Wyatt for embezzlement and fraud....

Auditor’s Office Reveals Widespread Misspending Practices at Canton Municipal Utilities and...

JACKSON, Miss. – Today State Auditor Shad White announced that civil demands were issued to 12 current and former Canton Municipal Utilities employees. The...

Former Treasurer of Lamar County Volunteer Fire Department Arrested for Embezzlement

OLOH, Miss. – Special Agents from the Mississippi Office of the State Auditor arrested former treasurer of the Oloh Volunteer Fire Department Michelle Barefoot...

Former Town Clerk of Coldwater Arrested by Local Authorities and Issued...

JACKSON, Miss. – State Auditor Shad White announced today that George Nangah, former Town Clerk of Coldwater, was arrested by local law enforcement in...

Richie McCluskey is New Director of Investigations at Auditor’s Office

JACKSON, Miss. – State Auditor Shad White announced today that Richie McCluskey will replace David Huggins as Director of Investigations at the Mississippi Office...

State Auditor Shad White Issues $980,000 Demand for Embezzlement to Two...

CLARKSDALE, Miss. – On Friday, Special Agents from the Mississippi Office of the State Auditor delivered demand letters for embezzlement to former Coahoma Community...

State Auditor’s Office Releases Report Detailing Mismanagement at Mississippi State Board...

JACKSON, Miss. – The Mississippi Office of the State Auditor has conducted a compliance audit and released a management report for the Mississippi State...

Auditor’s Office Verifies Cost Estimate for Mississippi Adequate Education Program and...

JACKSON, Miss. – State Auditor Shad White has verified the preliminary cost calculation of the Mississippi Adequate Education Program for Fiscal Year 2020, which...