2020

19
Feb
Auditor Faber Announces Qualifiers for Auditor of State Award with Distinction

A recent financial audits of the following entity by Auditor of State Keith Faber has returned a clean audit report. Their record keeping has qualified them for the Auditor of State Award with Distinction.

19
Feb
Audit Advisory for Thursday, February 20, 2020

Auditor of State Keith Faber’s office is responsible for auditing all public entities in Ohio. His mission is to protect Ohioans’ tax dollars while aggressively fighting fraud, waste and abuse of public money.

18
Feb
Audit of the University of Toledo Uncovers $22,238 in Theft

Auditor of State Keith Faber today released the 2019 audit of the University of Toledo, and issued a finding for recovery against Jason Woodward, a former university employee who spent $22,238 of the university’s money on personal expenses.

14
Feb
Village of DeGraff Utility Clerk Indicted on Multiple Charges

Based on an investigation by Auditor of State Keith Faber’s Special Investigations Unit, former Village of DeGraff (Logan County) Utility Clerk Jennifer Dearwester was indicted on one count of Theft in Office (F3), one count of Aggravated Theft (F3), and three counts of Tampering with Records (F3).

14
Feb
Delaware City School District Secretary Charged with Theft in Office

Based on an investigation by Auditor of State Keith Faber’s Special Investigations Unit, a former Secretary for Delaware City School District, Kim Todd, was charged today with two counts of Theft in Office.

12
Feb
Audit Advisory for Thursday, February 13, 2020

The Auditor’s office releases audit reports semiweekly and will release the following audits on Thursday, February 13, 2020.

11
Feb
Auditor Faber Announces Qualifiers for Auditor of State Award with Distinction

A recent financial audits of the following entity by Auditor of State Keith Faber has returned a clean audit report. Their record keeping has qualified them for the Auditor of State Award with Distinction.

11
Feb
Village of Bridgeport Mayor David Smith Indicted with Multiple Charges

Village of Bridgeport (Belmont County) Mayor, David W. Smith, was indicted last week on one count of Tampering with Records (F3), one count of Theft in Office (F3), and two counts of Conflict of Interest (M1).

10
Feb
Audit Advisory for Tuesday, February 11, 2020

The Auditor’s office releases audit reports semiweekly and will release the following audits on Tuesday, February 11, 2020.

06
Feb
Auditor Faber Announces Qualifiers for Auditor of State Award with Distinction

A recent financial audits of the following entity by Auditor of State Keith Faber has returned a clean audit report. Their record keeping has qualified them for the Auditor of State Award with Distinction.

06
Feb
General Assembly Gives Auditor Faber Increased Authority to Audit Institutions of Higher Education

Last week the Ohio General Assembly passed legislation that allows the Ohio Auditor of State’s office to conduct performance audits of state institutions of high education at the discretion of Auditor of State, Keith Faber.

05
Feb
Audit Advisory for Tuesday, February 6, 2020

The Auditor’s office releases audit reports semiweekly and will release the following audits on Tuesday, February 6, 2020.

30
Jan
Auditor Faber Announces Auditor of State Award Recipients

Auditor of State Keith Faber is pleased to announce that the following entities received the Auditor of State Award for their clean audit reports.

29
Jan
Audit Advisory for Thursday, January 30, 2020

The Auditor’s office releases audit reports semiweekly and will release the following audits on Thursday, January 30, 2020.

27
Jan
Audit Advisory for Tuesday, January 28, 2020

The Auditor’s office releases audit reports semiweekly and will release the following audits on Tuesday, January 28, 2020.

27
Jan
Auditor Faber Announces Qualifiers for Auditor of State Award with Distinction

A recent financial audits of the following entity by Auditor of State Keith Faber has returned a clean audit report. Their record keeping has qualified them for the Auditor of State Award with Distinction.

23
Jan
Auditor Faber Finds York Township Fiscal Officer Owes $10,737

Auditor of State Keith Faber today released the 2017-2018 audit of York Township (Belmont County), which found the former fiscal officer, Dawn Lee, incurred $10,737 of penalties and interest charges from the federal government.

23
Jan
Auditor Faber Declares the Village of Quaker City “Unauditable”

Auditor of State Keith Faber last week declared the Village of Quaker City (Guernsey County) “unauditable” for the period January 1, 2017 through December 31, 2019 after auditors determined the condition of the village’s financial records were not adequate to finish the audit.

22
Jan
Audit Advisory for Thursday, January 23, 2020

The Auditor’s office releases audit reports semiweekly and will release the following audits on Thursday, January 23, 2020.

21
Jan
Two School Districts Qualify for The Auditor of State Award with Distinction

Recent financial audits of the following entities by Auditor of State Keith Faber have returned clean audit reports. Their record keeping has qualified them for the Auditor of State Award with Distinction.

21
Jan
Audit Advisory for Tuesday, January 21, 2020

The Auditor’s office releases audit reports semiweekly and will release the following audits on Tuesday, January 21, 2020.

15
Jan
Audit Advisory for Thursday, January 16, 2020

The Auditor’s office releases audit reports semiweekly and will release the following audits on Thursday, January 16, 2020. Entities earning the Auditor of State Award are bold and italicized.

14
Jan
Audit Finds Former Monroe Central High School Athletic Director Owes School District $5,464

Columbus – Auditor of State Keith Faber last week released the 2018 audit of Switzerland of Ohio Local School District (Monroe County), which found that the former athletic director, Ryan Rosnick, did not account for $5,464 he collected from varsity basketball and volleyball games.

13
Jan
Auditor Faber Announces Qualifiers for Auditor of State Award with Distinction

Recent financial audits of the following entities by Auditor of State Keith Faber have returned clean audit reports. Their record keeping has qualified them for the Auditor of State Award with Distinction.

13
Jan
Audit Advisory for Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Auditor of State Keith Faber’s office is responsible for auditing all public entities in Ohio. His mission is to protect Ohioans’ tax dollars while aggressively fighting fraud, waste and abuse of public money.

09
Jan
Auditor of State Completes Phase I of ODOT Performance Audit; Phase II Scheduled

Initial Analysis Suggests $21 Million in Possible Annual Savings

07
Jan
Audit of Liberty Township Orders Employees to Repay Over $107,000

Auditor of State Keith Faber today released the 2017 audit of Liberty Township (Guernsey County), which issued a $100,713 finding for recovery against former fiscal officer, Kathy Leach and a $6,728 finding for recovery against township employee, Thomas Braniger.

07
Jan
Auditor Faber Holds Administrative Secretary Responsible for $17,272 from School District Pop Machine

Auditor of State Keith Faber today released the 2019 audit of Worthington City School District (Franklin County), which uncovered that the Administrative Secretary, Michelle Gouhin, improperly handled $17,272 from a district owned pop machine.

06
Jan
Auditor Faber Announces Qualifiers for Auditor of State Award with Distinction

A recent financial audits of the following entity by Auditor of State Keith Faber has returned a clean audit report. Their record keeping has qualified them for the Auditor of State Award with Distinction.

02
Jan
Audit Advisory for Thursday, January 2, 2020

The Auditor’s office releases audit reports semiweekly and has released the following audits today.

02
Jan
Audit Uncovers West Clermont School District Employee Improperly Handles Money From Field Trip

Auditor of State Keith Faber today released the 2019 audit of West Clermont Local School District (Clermont County), which uncovered that a district employee, Trent Davis, collected $17,745 of school district money but did not remit the funds to the district’s Treasurer.

02
Jan
Audit Finds Village of Coal Grove Fiscal Officers Authorize Late Payments

Auditor of State Keith Faber today released the 2018 audit of the Village of Coal Grove (Lawrence County), which uncovered that the village paid $560 in late fees to the Ohio Police & Fire Pension Fund (OP&F) and the Ohio Public Employees Retirement System (OPERS).