One officer, a senior member of the council’s finance unit, has been suspended following allegations of “misuse of resources”.
They were suspended at roughly the same time as problems were discovered with last year’s accounts.
And 12 public servants are currently suspended on full pay for a variety of allegations, from assault and negligence to behaviour and theft.
Of those, three have been suspended for eight months while investigations take place.
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