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DSS wants child endangerment suit dismissed

...standards, with some caseworkers having 60 or 70 children at a time.The lawsuit echoed findings in an October Legislative Audit Council report, which said DSS relied heavily on unreliable data, failed to request extra money and ignored growing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-03-20/dss-wants-child-endang
Audit faults employment agency

...levels, according to an audit by the S.C. Legislative Audit Council. Lawmakers are considering a bill, S. 391...week partly because he wanted to wait until the Legislative Audit Council released its findings, which it did this morning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/latest/lat_704820.shtml
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Audit: State needs chief information officer to control computer growth

...about $282 million on personal computers, printers and local area networks in fiscal year 1995, the state Legislative Audit Council said today. But many of the state's 61 executive agencies can't talk to each other electronically and don't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/01/tec_212260.shtml
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Lawsuit: South Carolina's child welfare agency is endangering children, failing in basic needs

...enforcement, mental health and addiction professionals and families."The report echoed findings in an October Legislative Audit Council report, which said DSS relies heavily on unreliable data but has failed to ask for extra money and ignores...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-12/lawsuit-south-carolinas-child
Audit suggests creating South Carolina adult abuse registry

...neglect by requiring a central registry and allowing electronic monitoring of facilities' common areas.The Legislative Audit Council report released Monday says employers need a database to search for any past abuse, neglect or exploitation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-06-30/audit-suggests-creating-sc-adult-ab
Lottery-funded scholarships need review, South Carolina audit says

...according to an audit released Wednesday.The Legislative Audit Council recommends that the agencies review the lottery...Steinhilper said.Perry Simpson, the director of the Legislative Audit Council, called that a pretty good idea.Large changes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-10-29/lottery-funded-scholarshi
SC governor candidate's call for DSS session called unrealistic

...January.Beyond the Senate hearings, which led to Koller's resignation after months of Haley backing her, the Legislative Audit Council is expected to complete an audit of DSS within the next month.Crime victims' advocate Laura Hudson said any...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-09-15/sc-governor-candidates-call-dss-ses
South Carolina social services director resigns

...County. They also question why Koller did not request additional personnel until after the hearings began.The Legislative Audit Council has been auditing the agency. Its report is expected this summer.Haley nominated Koller to lead the Cabinet...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-02/sc-social-services-director-q
South Carolina DSS director outlines $6.4 million plan to hire, keep caseworkers

...relies heavily on unreliable data, but has failed to ask for extra money and ignores growing problems. The Legislative Audit Council's report also found that caseloads in the child welfare agency are excessive and that the agency also doesn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-03/south-carolina-dss-director-o
Agency says audit is conflict of interest

...interest to investigate. Legislative Audit Council director George Schroeder...independently. In a memo to Legislative Audit Council board members, Mr. Schroeder...fundamental principle." The Legislative Audit Council is an oversight agency of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/07/07/met_88048.shtml
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