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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…

Top 10 Contractors by total FY17 contract awards

The following contractors top the list based on total contract awards. This table shows the associated instances of misconduct and total penalty amounts.

Rank Federal Contractor Contract Awards
FY17
Instances
Since 1995
Penalties
Since 1995
1 Lockheed Martin $50,696.0M 85 $767.3M
2 Boeing Company $23,362.0M 68 $1,456.8M
3 General Dynamics $15,337.2M 23 $280.3M
4 Raytheon Company $14,658.1M 27 $489.9M
5 Northrop Grumman $11,194.8M 44 $888.0M
6 McKesson $8,796.0M 24 $2,053.4M
7 Huntington Ingalls Industries $7,245.0M 4 $9.4M
8 Bechtel Corporation $5,530.3M 33 $452.7M
9 BAE Systems $5,288.5M 23 $596.3M
10 L-3 Communications $5,150.6M 19 $137.5M
Rank / Federal Contractor FY17 Contract $
$147,258.5M
1. $50,696.0M Lockheed Martin 85 instances since 1995 | $767.3M in penalties
2. $23,362.0M Boeing Company 68 instances since 1995 | $1,456.8M in penalties
3. $15,337.2M General Dynamics 23 instances since 1995 | $280.3M in penalties
4. $14,658.1M Raytheon Company 27 instances since 1995 | $489.9M in penalties
5. $11,194.8M Northrop Grumman 44 instances since 1995 | $888.0M in penalties
6. $8,796.0M McKesson 24 instances since 1995 | $2,053.4M in penalties
7. $7,245.0M Huntington Ingalls Industries 4 instances since 1995 | $9.4M in penalties
8. $5,530.3M Bechtel Corporation 33 instances since 1995 | $452.7M in penalties
9. $5,288.5M BAE Systems 23 instances since 1995 | $596.3M in penalties
10. $5,150.6M L-3 Communications 19 instances since 1995 | $137.5M in penalties

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Recently Updated Misconduct

Instance of Misconduct Penalties Updated
Alleged Hanford Site Small Business Subcontract Fraud
AECOM Technology Corporation, Bechtel Corporation, CH2M Hill Companies, Ltd.
$0 2 days ago
U.S. ex rel. Derrick v. Hoffman-La Roche et al. (Kickbacks, False Claims, Whistleblower Retaliation)
Humana
$0 3 days ago
Cejka et al v. Vectrus Systems (Whistleblower Retaliation)
Vectrus Systems Corporation
$1,742,900 3 days ago
Hubbard et al. v. General Dynamics Information Technology (Discrimination, Underpayment of Wages)
General Dynamics
$0 3 days ago
Crane et al. v. CoreCivic (Illegal Wiretapping at Leavenworth Detention Center)
Corrections Corporation of America
$0 11 days ago

Federal Contractor Misconduct Database