Category Archives: Fraud/Waste/Abuse

G4S sacks employee arrested over international human trafficking ring investigation

G4S sacks employee arrested over international human trafficking ring investigation The man is suspected of being part of a gang smuggling mainly Sri Lankan refugees through security checks onto flights into Britain and the US Paul Gallagher Tuesday 26 May … Continue reading

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Senate Armed Services Committee CHAIRMAN JOHN McCAIN ASKS DEFENSE DEPARTMENT TO RESPOND TO WASTEFUL CONSTRUCTION OF FACILITY IN AFGHANISTAN

Senate Armed Services Committee CHAIRMAN JOHN McCAIN ASKS DEFENSE DEPARTMENT TO RESPOND TO WASTEFUL CONSTRUCTION OF FACILITY IN AFGHANISTAN Congressional Documents and Publications 22 May 2015 Friday, May 22, 2015 Contact: Dustin Walker (202) 224-2575 SASC CHAIRMAN JOHN McCAIN ASKS … Continue reading

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Top Pentagon Aide Aimed to ‘Slow Roll’ Investigation Into Huge, Unused $36M Facility in Afghanistan, Report Alleges

Top Pentagon Aide Aimed to ‘Slow Roll’ Investigation Into Huge, Unused $36M Facility in Afghanistan, Report Alleges May 20, 2015, 12:15 AM ET By LEE FERRAN Investigative Reporter Follow @leeferran The 64K facility, located at Camp Leatherneck in Helman Province, … Continue reading

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Two directors of a British defence company being investigated by FBI over Afghanistan bribery allegations

Two directors of a British defence company being investigated by FBI over Afghanistan bribery allegations Independent Online By Jonathan Owen 24 May 2015 18:29 Robert Gillam and Simon Davies are directors at Mondial Defence Systems Two directors of a British … Continue reading

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Pentagon says no one should be held accountable for $34 million debacle

Pentagon says no one should be held accountable for $34 million debacle Defense officials say decision to construct lavish facility in Afghanistan was prudent, even though it was never used By R. Jeffrey Smithemail 12:01 am, May 20, 2015 Updated: 12:06 … Continue reading

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Nauru security company Transfield avoids questions on detention centre allegations

Nauru security company Transfield avoids questions on detention centre allegations May 19, 2015 Sarah Whyte Immigration correspondent Inquiry hears of abuse on Nauru Security contractors confirm they’re aware of allegations guards on Nauru have traded sexual favours for cigarettes during … Continue reading

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Australian Inquiry Hears Sexual Assault Allegations At Migrant Camp

Australian Inquiry Hears Sexual Assault Allegations At Migrant Camp By Ritam Banati on May 21 2015 1:50 AM During the first hearing in Canberra, of the senate inquiry into allegations of sexual abuse at the Nauru migrant camp, the senior … Continue reading

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G4S-run youth jail criticised over degrading treatment of detainees

G4S-run youth jail criticised over degrading treatment of detainees Ofsted report says some staff at G4S-run Rainsbrook behaved ‘extremely inappropriately’, causing distress and humiliation A G4S logo on a security van. Photograph: Jeff Blackler/Rex Alan Travis Home affairs editor Wednesday … Continue reading

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Generals in Afghanistan Failed to Cancel Unneeded $36 Million Facility

Generals in Afghanistan Failed to Cancel Unneeded $36 Million Facility By Charles S. Clark 11:36 AM ET The 64,000 square foot facility is 98 percent complete and sits empty. Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction A $36 million command and … Continue reading

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$36 Million Wasted on Unwanted, Unneeded & Unused Facility

$36 Million Wasted on Unwanted, Unneeded & Unused Facility Today, SIGAR released the results of an investigation into the construction of a 64,000 square foot command and control facility (64K) at Camp Leatherneck in Helmand Province, Afghanistan which was intended … Continue reading

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