April 25, 2022
Trucking Company Shop Manager Sentenced for Performing Repairs Without Certifications
On April 25, 2022, the U.S. District Court for the Central District of California sentenced Enrique "Henry" Garcia, shop manager for trucking company National Distribution Services, Inc., to 30 months of incarceration, 1 year of supervised release, and a $100 special assessment. In January, Garcia pleaded guilty to conducting welding repairs on hazardous material tankers without required Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration certifications.
DOT-OIG conducted this investigation with Internal Revenue Service-Criminal Investigation Division.