- Cocaine and alcohol abuse among members of BDR.
- Collusion between a high ranking parish official, Omni Pinnacle and BDR.
- Blackmail of contractors by BDR monitors.
- The Exploitation of Women offered false promises of advancement in the company in exchange for sexual favors.
Bonvillain continued to work for BDR until 2 Alabama contractors came to him with irrefutable evidence of Federal fraud. Bonvillain contacts the corporate office and makes them aware of the fraud and corruption in Terrebonne Parish. BDR promises an internal investigation and sweeping reform. BDR also claims to have contacted The Department of Homeland Security and the FBI. When investigators fail to contact any of the employees working in Terrebonne Parish, Bonvillain, fearing a cover-up, decides to dust off his recorder and conduct an investigation of his own.
Living Through a Hurricane
Intricately woven in the pages of The Broken Road is Author Keifer Bonvillain’s firsthand account of living through Hurricane Gustav and the storm that followed. The author sends out a clear warning, "Beware! This could be happening in your back yard."