Thursday, November 21, 2019

State Auditor

Auditor Arrests Former District Attorney Employee and Former Deputy Tax Collector...

JACKSON, Miss. – Today Auditor Shad White announced Special Agents from his office have arrested former Pearl River County Deputy Tax Collector Stacy Treadaway and Joseph...

Auditor’s Report Shows Disregard for Cyber Security in State Government

JACKSON, Miss. – Several state agencies, boards, commissions, and universities are failing to adhere to state cyber security laws, leaving Mississippians’ personal data vulnerable...

Auditor Arrests Supervisor in Newton County

JACKSON, Miss. – Today Auditor Shad White announced Special Agents from his office have arrested Newton County Supervisor Glenn Hollingsworth after he was indicted for fraudulently...

Auditor Finds Documentation Issues at Blues Commission

Report recommends abolishing commission and assigning its responsibilities to nonprofit organizationJACKSON, Miss. – A performance audit released today by State Auditor Shad White found the...

Former Wayne County Justice Court Clerk Arrested for Embezzlement

JACKSON, Miss. – Today Auditor Shad White announced Special Agents from his office have arrested former Wayne County Justice Court Clerk Christy James after she was...

Auditor Makes Two Arrests in Separate Embezzlement Cases

JACKSON, Miss. – Today Auditor Shad White announced Special Agents from his office have arrested former City of Philadelphia Court Clerk Karen Refre and...

State Auditor Finds Alarming Business Practices at Hinds County School District

JACKSON, Miss. – Today Auditor Shad White announced his office uncovered alarming business practices at the Hinds County School District during a routine audit. Auditors found...

Auditor’s Office Returns Over $160,000 to Taxpayers in July

JACKSON, Miss. – Today State Auditor Shad White announced his office returned over $160,000 to Mississippi taxpayers last month after previous investigations by the Mississippi Office...

Auditor’s Annual Report Shows Busy Year for Recovering Public Money

JACKSON, Miss. – State Auditor Shad White today announced the release of an annual report listing the instances of misappropriation, misspending, or theft of public funds...

Department of Human Services and Prison Industries Among Agencies with Significant...

JACKSON, Miss. – Several Mississippi state agencies failed to meet legal requirements to spend public money and do not have adequate safeguards to prevent fraud according...