[PDF] full report: "Private Security Contractors at War: Ending the Culture of Impunity"
Author: Human Rights First, Published on: 16 January 2008
This report examines the dramatically expanded role of private security contractors (PSCs) in Iraq and Afghanistan. It describes the failure of the U.S. government to effectively control their actions, and in particular the inability or unwillingness of the Department of Justice (DoJ) to hold them criminally responsible for their illegal actions. [refers to Blackwater, Custer Battles, Crescent Security Group, Triple Canopy, Zapata Engineering Company, Sandline, Aegis Defense Services, ArmorGroup International, Dyncorp]
Related companies: Aegis Defence Services (part of Aegis Group) Aegis Group ArmorGroup (part of G4S) Blackwater CACI Crescent Security Group Custer Battles DynCorp Erinys International L-3 Communications L-3 Titan (part of L-3 Communications) Sandline International Special Operations Consulting-Security Management Group (SOC-SMG) Triple Canopy Unity Resources Group