Auditor Galloway releases review of Atchison County

County receives rating of "good", audit makes recommendations for improved procedures in Sheriff's Office

JEFFERSON CITY, Mo (June 28, 2018) Missouri State Auditor Nicole Galloway today released an audit of Atchison County, located in northwest Missouri. The regularly scheduled audit received an overall rating of "good".

"I am pleased to find Atchison County operating with transparency and efficiency," Auditor Galloway said. "Having best practices in place throughout county government ensures that government is operating with the best interests of taxpayers in mind."

The audit made recommendations to the sheriff's office, including issuing receipt slips and using pre-numbered bond forms in order to improve accounting procedures and prevent potential oversights.

A copy of the report is available online here.

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