On October 5, 2016, Donald Brown of Abingdon, Maryland, was debarred from participating in Federal aid grants and contracts by the Office of the Secretary (OST). The debarment is effective for a period of 3 years, retroactive to August 22, 2016.
Brown was a drug-and-alcohol test examiner for DOT contractor Examination Management Services, Inc. During his employment, Brown intentionally fabricated an alcohol test for a Federal Air Marshal employee and submitted the fraudulent test results to the U.S. Government.
DOT-OIG conducted this investigation with the Transportation Security Administration’s Office of Inspection and with assistance from OST’s Substance Abuse Awareness Testing Office.
Note: A suspension or debarment frequently covers a specific period of time. Please consult the System for Award Management to determine whether a company or individual is currently suspended or debarred.