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…

Violations of the False Claims Act (Department of Defense and NASA)

“Honeywell International Inc. will pay the United States $2.6 million to resolve allegations that the company violated the False Claims Act 31 U.S.C. § 3729, et seq., the Justice Department announced today. The government alleges that Honeywell did not properly test electrostatic protective metallic sheets which had been qualified by the Department of the Navy for use in packaging over 186,000 sensitive parts used by the Department of Defense (DoD) and the National Aeronautic and Space Administration (NASA).”

Misconduct Type
Government Contract Fraud
Enforcement Agency
Multiple Agencies
Contracting Party
Multiple Agencies
Court Type
Date of Settlement
Contractors Involved Penalty
Honeywell International Inc. $2,600,000
Further Information Released
DOJ Press Release 8/30/2006

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database