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Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)

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Bribery, Contraband Smuggling and Other Crimes at the East Hidalgo Detention Center

Several employees at the East Hidalgo Detention Center, a GEO Group-managed facility in Texas, were charged with committing various crimes at the facility, including accepting bribes in exchange for smuggling in contraband and sexual abuse of an inmate.

Misconduct Type
Ethics
Enforcement Agency
Justice
Contracting Party
Justice
Court Type
Criminal
Disposition
Pending
Date of First Indictments
11/19/2019
Contractors Involved Penalty
Total
GEO Group $0
Further Information Released
DOJ Press Release (3/13/20) 3/13/2020
DOJ Press Release (11/26/19) 11/26/2019

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database