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Blog Posts for September 2013

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  • September 27, 2013
    Blasting Cap Discovered at MHKBlasting Cap Discovered - A blasting cap was discovered along with an M60 fuse lighter in a passenger’s checked bag at the Manhattan Regional Airport (MHK) in Kansas.Loaded Gun Discovered at HOU33 Firearms Discovered...
  • September 24, 2013
    Photo Courtesy of NIHOne of the more popular questions we get from travelers is: “Can I travel with my medication.” The answer is yes, with some qualifiers. Here are a few tips that you might find helpful.You can bring your medication in pill or...
  • September 20, 2013
    Loaded Firearm (ATL)46 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 46 firearms, 40 were loaded and 17 had rounds chambered. See a complete list and more photos at the bottom of this post.(Left to Right) Credit Card Knife (ABQ), Belt Buckle Knife (DEN),...
  • September 13, 2013
    Loaded Gun Discovered at (CID)Artfully Concealed Prohibited Items - It’s important to examine your bag prior to traveling to ensure no prohibited items are inside. If a prohibited item is discovered in your bag or on your body, you could be cited...
  • September 10, 2013
    All of the Grenades Pictured Were Discovered This Year (2013)After reading the title of this post, your first thought probably was, “That’s obvious.” Not always so. Year to date, our officers have discovered:43 grenades in carry-on baggage40...
  • September 06, 2013
    Loaded Gun Discovered at ORF34 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 34 firearms, 30 were loaded and eight had rounds chambered. See a complete list and more photos at the bottom of this post.(L-R) Knife Concealed Under Lining of Bag (CLE), Knife...
  • September 04, 2013
    Today we announced that a total of 100 airports will have TSA Pre✓® screening available by the end of the year. Eligible passengers traveling on Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Hawaiian Airlines, United Airlines, US Airways, and...
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