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  • January 06, 2018
    TSA discovered 63 firearms over the last week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 63 firearms discovered, 51 were loaded and 18 had a round chambered. Firearm possession laws vary by state and locality. Travelers bringing firearms to the...
  • January 03, 2018
    Our officers often discover unusual items in carry-on and checked bags. We’d like to share just a few of the more offbeat items with you in our Top Ten Most Unusual Finds of 2017! 10) Face Tenderizer (Carry-on Bag) - Buffalo Niagara International...
  • December 27, 2017
    TSA discovered 73 firearms over the last week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 73 firearms discovered, 62 were loaded and 26 had a round chambered. Firearm possession laws vary by state and locality. Travelers bringing firearms to the...
  • December 22, 2017
    TSA discovered 66 firearms over the last week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 66 firearms discovered, 57 were loaded and 24 had a round chambered. Firearm possession laws vary by state and locality. Travelers bringing firearms to the...
  • December 13, 2017
    We’re in the middle of the holiday season, and as many of us make final preparations to reunite with loved ones, we’d like to take time to remind you of some tips for packing and helpful pointers for your upcoming travel. If you still have last-...
  • December 13, 2017
    TSA discovered 72 firearms over the last week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 72 firearms discovered, 66 were loaded and 25 had a round chambered. Firearm possession laws vary by state and locality. Travelers bringing firearms to the...
  • December 07, 2017
    TSA discovered 86 firearms over the last week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 86 firearms discovered, 73 were loaded and 24 had a round chambered. Firearm possession laws vary by state and locality. Travelers bringing firearms to the...
  • November 29, 2017
    TSA discovered 57 firearms over the last week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 57 firearms discovered, 50 were loaded and 19 had a round chambered. Firearm possession laws vary by state and locality. Travelers bringing firearms to the...
  • November 22, 2017
    TSA discovered 67 firearms over the last week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 67 firearms discovered, 55 were loaded and 16 had a round chambered. Firearm possession laws vary by state and locality. Travelers bringing firearms to the...
  • November 21, 2017
    In the Thanksgiving spirit of giving, we’d like to offer travelers a cornucopia of news, links and travel tips. With our tips, you’ll be as good as gravy (packed in your checked bag) when you travel. As we approach the busy holiday travel season,...

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