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…

San Diego Bay Fuel Discharge

BAE Systems San Diego Ship Repair paid $54,135 to settle a civil complaint filed by the San Diego City Attorney’s Office for illegally discharging fuel into San Diego Bay. The city accused BAE Systems of negligence in a March 2012 discharge of dozens of gallons of diesel fuel from the vessel drydock Pride of San Diego. Under the terms of a stipulated judgment, BAE admitted no wrongdoing and agreed to make payments to two funds run by the California Department of Fish and Game, pay $10,000 in costs, and pay $7,500 in civil penalties.

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of Settlement Announcement
Contractors Involved Penalty
BAE Systems $54,135
Further Information Released
San Diego City Attorney Press Release 2/17/2015

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database