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  • November 22, 2013 | 20 (# of comments)
    Pistol Discovered Strapped to Ankle of Passenger (PIT)Pistol Discovered Strapped to Ankle of Passenger - A loaded .45 caliber pistol with six rounds and one chambered was discovered strapped to the ankle of a Pittsburgh (PIT) passenger during a pat-...
  • November 15, 2013 | 12 (# of comments)
    Loaded Firearm (IDA)75 Firearms Discovered in the Past Two Weeks - Of the 75 firearms, 66 were loaded and 19 had rounds chambered. See a complete list and more photos at the bottom of this post.Two inert C4 demolition explosives were discovered in...
  • November 01, 2013 | 15 (# of comments)
    Loaded Gun (PIT)29 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 29 firearms, 27 were loaded and nine had rounds chambered. See a complete list and more photos at the bottom of this post.Artfully Concealed Prohibited Items - It’s important to examine your...
  • October 25, 2013 | 42 (# of comments)
    Loaded Pistol Discovered in Carry-on Bag (TYS)39 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 39 firearms, 32 were loaded and seven had rounds chambered. See a complete list and more photos at the bottom of this post.(Top to Bottom) Knife Taped to...
  • October 18, 2013 | 34 (# of comments)
    Loaded Firearm (SEA)99 Firearms Discovered in the last three weeks - Of the 99 firearms, 84 were loaded and 29 had rounds chambered. See a complete list and more photos at the bottom of this post.Credit Card Knife (ABQ)Artfully Concealed Prohibited...
  • September 27, 2013 | 34 (# of comments)
    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 20, 2013 | 32 (# of comments)
    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 | 21 (# of comments)
    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 06, 2013 | 14 (# of comments)
    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...
  • August 30, 2013 | 34 (# of comments)
    Discovered at LAS44 Firearms Discovered This Week - Of the 44 firearms, 39 were loaded and 17 had rounds chambered. See a complete list and more photos at the bottom of this post.(L-R) Comb Knife (DTW), Belt Buckle Knife (MCI), Push Dagger (SEA),...

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