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…

Mayflower, Arkansas Oil Spill – Natural Resource Damage Settlement

In August 2018, the Arkansas state government and the U.S. Department of the Interior resolved Exxon Mobil’s liability for natural resource damages caused by the Mayflower oil spill in March 2013, when a ruptured pipeline spilled approximately 134,000 gallons of crude oil into the town of Mayflower, Arkansas. Exxon agreed to pay the state and federal governments a total of $1.8 million for natural resource cleanup and restoration and other related expenses.

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Multiple Agencies
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of Settlement
Contractors Involved Penalty
Exxon Mobil $1,802,978
Further Information Released
Arkansas Game and Fish Commission Letter to Exxon 8/7/2018

See also:

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database