Violation Tracker Agency Summary Page

Agency Name: 
Federal Communications Commission
Penalty Total since 2000: 
$2,315,553,936
Number of Records: 
308
Note: 
The parent penalty totals are adjusted to account for the fact that the list of individual entries below may include both agency records and settlement announcements for the same case; or else a penalty covering multiple locations may be listed in the individual records for each of the facilities. Duplicate penalty amounts are marked with an asterisk in the individual records list below.

Top 10 Parent CompaniesTotal Penalty $Number of Records
Verizon Communications$870,563,80019
AT&T$289,279,68524
Deutsche Telekom$197,419,0006
SoftBank$88,000,0005
KDDI$81,070,3222
ZVRS$43,016,5273
CenturyLink$32,650,0005
Liberty Global$29,600,0001
Sinclair Broadcast Group$22,871,2002
Entercom Communications Corp.$7,615,0006


Individual Penalty Records:

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Verizon Communications Verizon Communications telecommunications telecommunications violation 2018 $614,300,000
AT&T Mobility AT&T telecommunications telecommunications violation 2014 $105,000,000
AT&T Mobility LLC AT&T telecommunications telecommunications violation 2015 $100,000,000
Verizon Wireless Verizon Communications telecommunications telecommunications violation 2015 $90,000,000
T-Mobile USA Inc. Deutsche Telekom telecommunications telecommunications violation 2014 $90,000,000
Best Insurance Contracts, Inc   telecommunications violation 2018 $82,000,000
Verizon Wireless Verizon Communications telecommunications telecommunications violation 2010 $77,800,000
Sandwich Isles and Waimana Enterprises   telecommunications violation 2016 $76,000,000
Sprint Corp. SoftBank telecommunications telecommunications violation 2015 $68,000,000
American Broadband & Telecommunications Company   telecommunications violation 2018 $63,463,500
Total Call Mobile KDDI telecommunications telecommunications violation 2016 $51,070,322
T-Mobile Deutsche Telekom telecommunications telecommunications violation 2016 $48,000,000
T-Mobile USA Inc. Deutsche Telekom telecommunications telecommunications violation 2018 $40,000,000
Affordable Enterprises of Arizona   telecommunications violation 2018 $37,500,000
C.T.S. Technology Co., Limited   telecommunications violation 2016 $34,912,500
Total Call Mobile KDDI telecommunications telecommunications violation 2016 $30,000,000
OneLink Communications, Inc. et al. Liberty Global telecommunications telecommunications violation 2016 $29,600,000
Bell Atlantic-New York Verizon Communications telecommunications telecommunications violation 2000 $27,000,000
AT&T Services Inc. AT&T telecommunications telecommunications violation 2015 $25,000,000
Telrite Corporation   telecommunications violation 2013 $22,399,761
Purple Communications, Inc ZVRS telecommunications telecommunications violation 2010 $22,000,000
Network Services Solutions   telecommunications violation 2016 $21,691,499
DataConnex   telecommunications violation 2018 $18,715,405
Conexions Wireless   telecommunications violation 2013 $18,400,000
AT&T AT&T telecommunications telecommunications violation 2013 $18,250,000
Verizon Communications Verizon Communications telecommunications telecommunications violation 2017 $17,680,000
T-Mobile Deutsche Telekom telecommunications telecommunications violation 2015 $17,500,000
CenturyLink CenturyLink telecommunications telecommunications violation 2015 $16,000,000
Sorenson Communications, Inc.   telecommunications violation 2013 $15,750,000
Straight Path Communications Inc. Verizon Communications telecommunications telecommunications violation 2017 $15,000,000
Sinclair Broadcast Group Sinclair Broadcast Group media telecommunications violation 2017 $13,376,200
Purple Communications ZVRS telecommunications telecommunications violation 2015 $11,900,000
Global Connection   telecommunications violation 2013 $11,702,695
Data Integration Systems, Inc.   telecommunications violation 2016 $11,000,000
Sprint SoftBank telecommunications telecommunications violation 2018 $10,000,000
Sinclair Broadcast Group Sinclair Broadcast Group media telecommunications violation 2016 $9,495,000
Cintex Wireless   telecommunications violation 2013 $9,461,978
Purple Communications and CSDVRS ZVRS telecommunications telecommunications violation 2017 $9,116,527
GPSPS, Inc.   telecommunications violation 2015 $9,065,000
Qwest Corporation CenturyLink telecommunications telecommunications violation 2004 $9,000,000
i-wireless   telecommunications violation 2013 $8,800,000
AT&T Services AT&T telecommunications telecommunications violation 2016 $7,750,000
Optic Internet Protocol, Inc.   telecommunications violation 2015 $7,620,000
Sprint Corp. SoftBank telecommunications telecommunications violation 2014 $7,500,000
Verizon Verizon Communications telecommunications telecommunications violation 2014 $7,400,000
AT&T Services Inc. AT&T telecommunications telecommunications violation 2015 $6,900,000
Qwest Communications International CenturyLink telecommunications telecommunications violation 2003 $6,500,000
Birch Communications   telecommunications violation 2016 $6,100,000
SBC Communications AT&T telecommunications telecommunications violation 2002 $6,000,000
Roman LD, Inc.   telecommunications violation 2015 $5,900,000
Verizon Telephone Companies Verizon Communications telecommunications telecommunications violation 2003 $5,700,000
True Wireless   telecommunications violation 2013 $5,500,000
Fax.com   telecommunications violation 2004 $5,379,000
Tele Circuit Network Corporation.   telecommunications violation 2018 $5,323,322
Canadian National Railway Canadian National Railway railroads telecommunications violation 2014 $5,250,000
AT&T Mobility AT&T telecommunications telecommunications violation 2018 $5,250,000
U.S. Telecom Long Distance , Inc.   telecommunications violation 2014 $5,200,000
Locus Telecommunications, Inc.   telecommunications violation 2015 $5,000,000
Lyca Tel, LLC   telecommunications violation 2015 $5,000,000
NobelTel, LLC   telecommunications violation 2015 $5,000,000
Simple Network, Inc.   telecommunications violation 2015 $5,000,000
STi Telecom Inc.   telecommunications violation 2015 $5,000,000
Touch-Tel USA, LLC   telecommunications violation 2015 $5,000,000
Verizon Verizon Communications telecommunications telecommunications violation 2015 $5,000,000
Icon Telecom, Inc.   telecommunications violation 2013 $4,806,381
TracFone Wireless Inc.   telecommunications violation 2013 $4,573,376
Southern New England Telephone Frontier Communications telecommunications telecommunications violation 2015 $4,000,000
Entercom Communications Entercom Communications Corp. media telecommunications violation 2007 $4,000,000
Central Telecom Long Distance Inc.   telecommunications violation 2014 $3,900,000
Neon Phone Service, Inc.   telecommunications violation 2017 $3,900,000
SBC Communications AT&T telecommunications telecommunications violation 2002 $3,600,000
Consumer Telecom Inc.   telecommunications violation 2013 $3,560,000
TerraCom, Inc. and YourTel America, Inc.   telecommunications violation 2015 $3,500,000
Clear Channel Communications iHeartMedia media telecommunications violation 2007 $3,500,000
Viacom Inc. Viacom entertainment telecommunications violation 2004 $3,500,000
MCI Worldcom Verizon Communications telecommunications telecommunications violation 2000 $3,500,000
Calling 10 and Telseven   telecommunications violation 2016 $3,430,000
Verizon Verizon Communications telecommunications telecommunications violation 2015 $3,400,000
IT Connect   telecommunications violation 2015 $3,360,000
CBS Radio Entercom Communications Corp. media telecommunications violation 2007 $3,000,000
Travel Club Marketing   telecommunications violation 2015 $2,960,000
Dialing Services LLC   telecommunications violation 2014 $2,944,000
Dialing Service   telecommunications violation 2017 $2,880,000
HobbyKing   telecommunications violation 2018 $2,800,000
Sorenson Communications   telecommunications violation 2017 $2,700,000
SBC Communications AT&T telecommunications telecommunications violation 2001 $2,520,000
Windstream Corporation Windstream telecommunications telecommunications violation 2014 $2,500,000
General Communication Inc. GCI Liberty telecommunications telecommunications violation 2016 $2,400,000
Long Distance Consolidated Billing Company   telecommunications violation 2015 $2,400,000
Comcast Comcast telecommunications telecommunications violation 2016 $2,300,000
TV Max, Inc. and Broadband Ventures Six, LLC d/b/a Wavevision, et al   telecommunications violation 2014 $2,250,000
Assist Wireless, LLC   telecommunications violation 2013 $2,203,977
Blue Jay Wireless   telecommunications violation 2016 $2,000,000
Five9 Inc. Five9 Inc. information technology telecommunications violation 2015 $2,000,000
Citadel Broadcasting Cumulus Media media telecommunications violation 2007 $2,000,000
AT&T Wireless AT&T telecommunications telecommunications violation 2002 $2,000,000
Clear Channel Communications iHeartMedia media telecommunications violation 2004 $1,750,000
Securus Technologies   telecommunications violation 2017 $1,700,000
Net One International NetOne International miscellaneous services telecommunications violation 2016 $1,600,000
Mobilitie   telecommunications violation 2018 $1,600,000
Advanced Tel   telecommunications violation 2015 $1,588,988
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