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Report No. 2008-15
March 2008

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An audit was conducted by our office of the Twenty-Third Judicial Circuit, city of Festus Municipal Division.

Fines and court costs due to the city's General Fund are not paid to the city treasury at least monthly, as required by state law, and some Crime Victims Compensation and Police Officers Standard Training and Commission Fund collections were not remitted to the state on a timely basis. In addition, monies received by the court are not deposited on a timely basis. Also, neither the police department nor the Court Clerk accounts for the numerical sequence and ultimate disposition of traffic tickets issued.

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