Posts Tagged ‘sheriff’s office’

It’s Campaign Season: What Are the Rules About What City and County Officials May Say and Do?

Monday, October 30th, 2017

May a county commissioner make a personal statement during a board meeting to endorse a candidate who is running for a seat on the commission? May she call a press conference on her front lawn to endorse that candidate? May the register of deeds fire a deputy register who is supporting her challenger in the […]

Internal Controls: Who Is Authorized to Open a Bank Account and to Deposit and Disburse Public Funds?

Thursday, July 26th, 2012

Sheriff Andy Taylor holds a fundraiser to raise money for, and promote awareness of, his office’s drug abuse resistance education (D.A.R.E.) program. The office raises approximately $5,000 in cash and checks from the fundraiser (selling Aunt Bee’s famous pies) and Sheriff Taylor promptly deposits these funds into a bank account that he has opened at […]