State Auditor Colón Announces Special Audit Of $1.7 Million In Settlement Payments

State Auditor Colón Announces Special Audit Of $1.7 Million In Settlement Payments

Auditor Colón has designated the General Services Department for a Special Audit to conduct an investigative examination with respect to settlement payouts.

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – On Tuesday, State Auditor Colón announced the launch of a special audit to conduct an investigative examination of $1.7 million in settlement payouts by the General Services Department. 

State Auditor Colón Joins Attorney General And State Police To Investigate Alleged Embezzlement By Torrance County Official

State Auditor Colón Joins Attorney General And State Police To Investigate Alleged Embezzlement By Torrance County Official

Former Torrance County Sheriff and Current Magistrate Judge Heath White under investigations for embezzlement

ALBUQUERQUE, NM – On Thursday, State Auditor Brian Colón joined Attorney General Hector Balderas and State Police Chief Tim Johnson concerning the criminal investigation into former Torrance County Sheriff and current elected Torrance County Magistrate Judge, Heath White, for embezzlement and corruption. Auditor Colón issued the following statement regarding the Office of the State Auditor’s special investigation on the matter:

Auditor-elect Colón To Launch Investigation Of Wayne Johnson’s Misconduct

Auditor-elect Colón To Launch Investigation Of Wayne Johnson’s Misconduct

Colón demands Johnson Immediately Stop Any Use Of State Auditor’s Office

SANTA FE — Amid an active criminal investigation into New Mexico State Auditor Wayne Johnson, Auditor-elect Brian Colón announced today that immediately after he is sworn in he will launch an investigation and internal review of all misconduct and abuse of power by Johnson.