Anastosious Hatzopoulas of Carrollton, GA, pleaded guilty to 18 counts of altering vehicle titles and theft by deception so he could sell NHTSA crash cars to unsuspecting victims.
Paul and Bonnie Tendrup, owners of Tenson Construction, Inc., a firm specializing in asphalt and concrete highway construction., pleaded guilty in U.S.
Container Services, Inc., a vehicle importation company in Miami, FL, and its president Nicole G. Schmitt of Miami Beach, were each ordered by a U.S.
Four of six defendants were sentenced in U.S. District Court in Miami, FL, for smuggling more than $1.5 million worth of luxury cars into the U.S. and selling them.
The IG testified before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce Subcommittee concerning progress made and challenges remaining as NHTSA implements the TREAD Act.
On January 3, 2002, we issued our final report on NHTSA’s Office of Defects Investigation (ODI).