Audit of Howell County, Missouri, finds inappropriate commissions collected in County Collector’s office
Report finds concerns with some accounting procedures, makes recommendations for improvements
JEFFERSON CITY, MO (STL.News) – Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today released an audit of Howell County, located in southern Missouri. The audit found concerns with financial practices in several areas of county government, including the offices of the county collector and sheriff. The report received an overall rating of good.
The report recommended improvements to the accounting practices of the sheriff’s office to ensure better oversight of inmate money and commissary funds.