Monday, October 15, 2018

State Auditor

Oxford Deputy City Clerk Indicted

JACKSON- State Auditor Stacey Pickering announced today that Alisa Liggins, Deputy City Clerk in Oxford, has been indicted on one count of embezzlement. Liggins...

Auditor Pickering Releases Statement On Walker Sentencing

JACKSON- State Auditor Stacey Pickering released this statement following the sentencing of former Department of Marine Resources Director Bill Walker: “I am pleased that Judge...

Former Southaven Mayor Guilty

JACKSON- District Attorney John Champion announced today that former Southaven Mayor Greg Davis has been found guilty on one count of making false representations...

State Auditor Recovers More Than $29,000 In Mendenhall

JACKSON- State Auditor Stacey Pickering announced that more than $29,000 has been recovered and returned to the City of Mendenhall following the investigation into...

State Auditor’s Office, Mississippi Military Department Announce Arrest Of Civilian Employee...

HATTIESBURG, Miss. – State Auditor Stacey Pickering joined military officials during a news conference today at Camp Shelby in Hattiesburg to announce the investigation...

State Auditor Issues Demand Against Warren County Circuit Clerk For $230,000

JACKSON- State Auditor Stacey Pickering announced today that the Office of the State Auditor served Warren County Circuit Clerk Shelly Ashley Palmertree with a...

Judge Rules In Favor Of State Auditor In Davis Trial

JACKSON- State Auditor Stacey Pickering announced today that Hinds County Chancery Court Judge Dewayne Thomas has ruled that former Southaven Mayor Greg Davis must...

Warren County Board Removes Palmertree From Office

VICKSBURG, Miss. – Warren County Circuit Clerk Shelly Ashley Palmertree was removed from office today by the Warren County Board of Supervisors for violating...

Senior Special Agent Darrell Chance Receives “Top Cop” Honor

JACKSON- Darrell Chance, a Senior Special Agent with the State Auditor’s Office, received the agency’s “Top Cop” award today at the Mississippi Trade Mart. Chance...

Two Involved In North Pike School District Embezzlement Scheme Sentenced

JACKSON- State Auditor Stacey Pickering announced today that two individuals have pled guilty and been sentenced as part of an embezzlement scheme in the...