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. Anderson (Filing False Timesheets)

Former Northrop Grumman employee Jesse James Anderson pleaded guilty to making false statements concerning the number of hours he worked on a National Security Agency (NSA) contract at Fort Gordon, Georgia. From 2012 to 2014, Anderson submitted timesheets inflating the number of hours he worked by 736.25 hours, causing the NSA to pay Anderson $69,277 more than he was owed.

Misconduct Type
Government Contract Fraud
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Court Type
Pleaded Guilty
Date of Plea Agreement
Contractors Involved Penalty
Northrop Grumman $0
Further Information Released
DOJ Press Release 10/26/2015
Plea Agreement 10/20/2015
Criminal Information 9/10/2015

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database