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RICHMOND'S FINANCIAL REPORTING SYSTEM CRASHES

(Richmond, IN)--There are more problems for the city of Richmond’s financial reporting and recordkeeping systems.  City officials were indicating Wednesday that the city’s GEMS accounting service software has crashed and there appears to be no backup.  Now, forensics experts are working to retrieve the data.  If it cannot be retrieved, financial records dating back to as far as the first of the year may be lost.  The crash affects the general ledger, payables, and purchasing database.