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…

U.S. ex rel. Chillcott v. KBR (LOGCAP False Claims)

Karen Chillcott, a former senior contracting manager at KBR, alleged KBR defrauded the government by billing unallowable mobilization and demobilization costs on the Logistics Civil Augmentation Program (LOGCAP) III and IV contracts for thousands of personnel who failed to remain in theater for the required length of time. Chillcott claimed the government paid KBR more than $200 million for unallowable mobilization and demobilization costs incurred in the Middle East, Europe, Central Asia, and the Mediterranean between 2003 and 2009. The case settled pursuant to a confidential agreement in October 2014.

Misconduct Type
Government Contract Fraud
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Defense - Army
Court Type
Date of Second Amended Complaint
Contractors Involved Penalty
KBR Undisclosed
Further Information Released
Second Amended Complaint 10/24/2012

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database