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AL-based company named in military recruiting fraud case

Docupak is the Alabama-based company that was contracted to run the Pentagon's program. Docupak is the Alabama-based company that was contracted to run the Pentagon's program.
HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) -

An investigation into a military recruiting fraud scheme involves an Alabama-based company, hundreds of officers and at least a couple of generals. It revolves around $92 million in bonuses for recruiting assistance programs.

The campaign started in 2005, at the height of the war in Iraq and Afghanistan. The bonus money was not supposed to go to military recruiters, but an ongoing investigation shows more than 1,700 recruiters signed up friends as "recruiting assistants" who would get the bonus and then split it with the recruiter.

Docupak is the Alabama-based company that was contracted to run the Pentagon's program. A published report says the company did not report the potential fraud.

Officials said they may not wrap up the investigation until 2016 because of the potential number of cases.

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