FEMA asks fire district to require 'quickie, surprise' audits

Saturday, August 25, 2007 | 5:00 p.m. CDT; updated 4:49 p.m. CDT, Sunday, July 13, 2008

The Federal Emergency Management Agency has asked the Boone County Fire Protection District to begin requiring several “quickie, surprise” audits throughout the year following the disclosure of widespread accounting problems at the publicly funded department.