State News

Former Engineering Firm Executive Indicted In Alleged Pay-To-Play Scheme

Thomas Rospos (Photo courtesy of NJ Attorney General's Office)

TRENTON – Thomas Rospos, the former executive vice president for Birdsall Services Group, a large Monmouth County-based engineering firm, was indicted today by a state grand jury for his alleged role in a scheme in which the firm fraudulently avoided the restrictions of New Jersey’s Pay-to-Play Act by disguising illegal corporate political contributions as personal contributions of employees of the firm, Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced.