Trucking Firm Charged in Alleged Violation of Shutdown Order
Alan Archibald, former president of Aulenback, Inc., a trucking company in Mexico, ME, pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court in Portland, ME, to charges of failing to comply with a 1996 Federal order to cease operation. The out-of-service order had been issued for failing to maintain adequate records and accepting false drivers’ logs. Three other defendants, including the trucking firm, were previously convicted on related charges. The prosecutions are the result of an investigation by OIG and FMCSA.