Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Sexual Harassment and Retaliation at Florence, AZ Correctional Facilities

GEO Group agreed to pay $550,000 and provide other relief to settle lawsuits filed by the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) and the Arizona Attorney General alleging sexual harassment and retaliation at the Central Arizona Correctional Facility and Arizona State Prison-Florence West Facility between 2006 and 2012. The lawsuits alleged 16 female employees at the facilities were subjected to sexual assault, verbal harassment, and retaliation.

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Multiple Agencies
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of Settlement Announcement
Contractors Involved Penalty
GEO Group $550,000
Further Information Released
EEOC Press Release 1/8/2018
Consent Decree 1/5/2018
Intervenor Complaint 3/12/2012
Arizona AG Complaint 8/20/2010

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database