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…

UC Davis-Old Campus Landfill Superfund Site Cleanup

The U.S. Department of Justice and the California Department of Toxic Substances Control filed a complaint and lodged a proposed consent decree pertaining to environmental soil, solid waste, and soil gas contamination at Operable Unit 2 of the Laboratory for Energy-Related Health Research/Old Campus Landfill Superfund Site at the University of California, Davis. The site includes landfills in which the university deposited hazardous substances, including radiological waste, from the 1940s to the 1980s. Pursuant to the consent decree, filed under the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA) and related California laws, the University of California agreed to perform cleanup and reimburse federal and state oversight costs.

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Multiple Agencies
Contracting Party
Court Type
Date of Consent Decree
Contractors Involved Penalty
University of California Unknown
Further Information Released
Federal Register Notice 10/4/2018
Complaint 9/28/2018
Consent Decree 9/28/2018

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database