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…

Intelligence Contractor Timesheet Fraud

The Intelligence Community Inspector General (ICIG) found that a MITRE Corporation lead systems engineer was not present at her assigned worksite for the full period for which she billed the government, and regularly used her government internet account for personal use. The ICIG found the employee made false statements, submitted false payment claims, and committed wire fraud. The ICIG determined that the employee made approximately 665 hours of labor charges for which no service was performed and 117 hours for activities outside the scope of the contract between May and October 2012 at a total cost of $110,841.

Misconduct Type
Government Contract Fraud
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Court Type
Investigative Finding
Date of ICIG Report
Contractors Involved Penalty
MITRE Corporation $110,841
Further Information Released
ICIG Investigative Report 11/2/2012

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database