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Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

The federal government routinely awards contracts to companies with histories of misconduct, including contract fraud and other violations. POGO believes that providing this website will help to improve contracting decisions and increase public knowledge of how the government spends billions of taxpayer dollars each year. Read more…

Environmental Violations at California Gas Stations

Shell Oil Co. paid $19.5 million in civil and administrative penalties and costs in California to resolve violations of rules governing the underground storage of fuel at gas stations. The state alleged that Shell committed hundreds of violations statewide, including failure to maintain leak detection monitoring systems and spill alarms.

Misconduct Type
Environment
Enforcement Agency
State/Local
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Judgment Against Defendant
Date of Final Judgment
11/6/2009
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
Royal Dutch Shell PLC $19,500,000
Further Information Released
California AG Press Release 11/18/2009
Complaint 11/18/2009
Judgment 11/18/2009

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database