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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…

Keels v. The GEO Group, et al. (Background Checks)

A nationwide class action lawsuit alleges The GEO Group and Accurate Background, Inc., violated the Fair Credit Reporting Act (FCRA) in the way they conducted criminal background checks of GEO job applicants. The lawsuit alleges both companies violated the law by not providing rejected applicants with a copy of their background check and a statement of their rights under the FCRA.

Misconduct Type
Labor
Enforcement Agency
Non-Governmental
Contracting Party
None
Court Type
Civil
Disposition
Pending
Date of Complaint
10/30/2015
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
GEO Group $0
Further Information Released
Complaint 10/30/2015

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database