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…

Security Violations at Shearon Harris Nuclear Power Plant

The Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) found that security guards at Progress Energy/Carolina Power and Light Company’s Shearon Harris Nuclear Plant were provided answers by their supervisors during required re-qualification tests in 2005. The NRC found that, as a result of Securitas’ “deliberate misconduct,” numerous security officers were not tested or qualified as required. The NRC did not impose a monetary penalty.

Misconduct Type
Enforcement Agency
Contracting Party
Court Type
Investigative Finding
Date of Notice of Violation
Contractors Involved Penalty
Securitas Critical Infrastructure Services $0
Further Information Released
Notice of Violation 8/30/2007
NRC Press Release 8/30/2007

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database