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Missouri News: Whistleblower contact results in audit of potential fraud at Plattsburg Special Road District

Auditor’s Office investigation reveals allegations of theft, results in termination of former secretary/treasurer JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway recently accepted a request by the Plattsburg Special Road District in Clinton County to audit potentially fraudulent activity concerning public funds.  The request comes after a complaint to the Auditor’s Whistleblower Hotline and … Continue reading Missouri News: Whistleblower contact results in audit of potential fraud at Plattsburg Special Road District

Missouri News: Statement from State Auditor’s Office on response from Missouri Sheriffs’ Association

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – The Missouri State Auditor‘s Office released the following statement on the response by the Missouri’s Sheriffs’ Association to the audit of Missouri’s sexual offender registration (SOR) program: It’s unfortunate that the Sheriffs’ Association decided to weigh in this way. During the audit process, audit staff met with the head of the … Continue reading Missouri News: Statement from State Auditor’s Office on response from Missouri Sheriffs’ Association

Missouri News: Auditor Nicole Galloway discovers money is missing, city funds were misused in Glasgow

Whistleblower tip led to request to audit by city; thousands went missing or were misused under watch of former city administrator JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Thousands of dollars are missing, city funds were used to pay a personal credit card and firearms are unaccounted for according to an audit of Glasgow released by State Auditor … Continue reading Missouri News: Auditor Nicole Galloway discovers money is missing, city funds were misused in Glasgow

Missouri News: Auditor Nicole Galloway releases reports on Crime Victims’ Compensation system

Audits find concerns with data management planning, reliance on manual processes JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway recently released two reports reviewing the Crime Victims’ Compensation system.  The audits, which were performed by the Auditor’s data analytics team, reviewed the computer system that manages payments to crime victims and made recommendations to … Continue reading Missouri News: Auditor Nicole Galloway releases reports on Crime Victims’ Compensation system

Missouri News: Auditor Galloway releases audit of City of St. Louis Supply Division

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today released the first in a series of audit reports of the City of St. Louis focusing on the city’s Supply Division. The audit found the division can do more to ensure taxpayer dollars are spent efficiently on purchases for city departments. “Simple steps like competitive … Continue reading Missouri News: Auditor Galloway releases audit of City of St. Louis Supply Division

Missouri News: Little accountability over millions in taxpayer dollars that go to business recruiting, Auditor Galloway says

Audit identifies concerns with contract oversight, administration of performance-based incentives JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today released an audit of the Economic Development Advancement Fund (EDAF), which is primarily overseen by the Department of Economic Development (DED).  The fund supports an exclusive contract with the Hawthorn Foundation for business development and … Continue reading Missouri News: Little accountability over millions in taxpayer dollars that go to business recruiting, Auditor Galloway says

Missouri News: Auditor Nicole Galloway says more domestic vilence victims could be helped if government red tape was eliminated for shelter funding

More than 28,000 shelter requests were unmet in 2017; audit shows victims in Missouri were turned away at higher rate than five surrounding states JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today released a report on domestic violence shelter funding that found burdensome requirements in state law have meant an inefficient and uneven … Continue reading Missouri News: Auditor Nicole Galloway says more domestic vilence victims could be helped if government red tape was eliminated for shelter funding

Missouri News: Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway releases audit of Andrew County

Report found county miscalculated property taxes, but steps are being taken to correct findings JEFFERSON CITY, MO – Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway today released an audit of Andrew County, located in northwest Missouri, which received an overall rating of “good.”  The report revealed a miscalculation in property tax collections and brought forward concerns about the … Continue reading Missouri News: Missouri Auditor Nicole Galloway releases audit of Andrew County