Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Safeway division of Albertson's Companies
Current Parent Company: 
Cerberus Capital Management
Penalty: 
$3,000,000
Year: 
2017
Date: 
July 18, 2017
Primary Offense: 
Controlled Substances Act violation
Violation Description: 

The Department of Justice and Safeway (a division of Albertsons Companies, Inc.) reached a civil settlement of allegations the company failed to timely report controlled substances that were missing from pharmacies. Safeway agreed to pay the United States $3 million and implement a compliance agreement reached with the Drug Enforcement Administration to ensure such notification lapses do not happen again.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Drug Enforcement Administration
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
New York
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
private equity (including portfolio companies)
Specific Industry of Parent: 
private equity (including portfolio companies)
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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.