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. v. Abraham (Falsifying Work on Background Investigations)

George Abraham was employed at various times by three companies, including ManTech International, as a background investigator on contracts with the Office of Personnel Management (OPM). The government alleged that, between May 2005 and March 2006, Abraham falsified his work on several security clearance background investigations. He was convicted on six counts of making a false statement and was sentenced to 27 months in prison and ordered to pay $14,117 in restitution (plus a $600 special assessment).

Misconduct Type
Government Contract Fraud
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Court Type
Found Guilty
Date of Final Judgment
Contractors Involved Penalty
ManTech International Corp. $14,717
Further Information Released
Final Judgment 5/14/2009
Jury Verdict 11/12/2008
Indictment 6/6/2008

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database