All TWIC Enrollment Sites Are Now Open and Ready for Business
WASHINGTON – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today announced that all Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) fixed enrollment sites are open and ready for worker registration. Port and longshore workers, truckers and others nationwide are now able to enroll in the Department of Homeland Security's TWIC program at any one of the nearly 150 sites.
Two officers vacationing with family at D Beach in Lincoln City, Ore., rescued an 11-year-old girl after a deadly riptide pulled her underwater and away from shore.
Two weeks after the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) prepared for evacuations of the Gulf Coast ahead of Hurricane Gustav, TSA officers and staff have mobilized to respond to Hurricane Ike. Currently, more than 370 Transportation Security Officers and TSA staff have deployed to coastal airports including Houston Hobby and George Bush Intercontinental Airport..
Syracuse Lead TSO Leroy Bowen was recently recognized by the state of New York for his military service and commitment to his community during a ceremony recognizing local veterans for their years of service.
The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today announced in Congressional testimony before the House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Transportation Security and Infrastructure Protection that it has successfully met the 10-point certification requirement for Secure Flight outlined in the 2005 Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Appropriations Act.
"...the men planned to inflict heavy casualties, 'all in the name of Islam'. 'These men were, we say, indifferent to the carnage that was likely to ensue. Some of the men you see in the dock are those who were prepared to sacrifice their own lives.'"
Peter Wright, QC