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  • November 28, 2016
    As a member of the TSA Visible Intermodal Prevention and Response team, I work in collaboration with federal, state and local transportation stakeholders to prevent and deter acts of terrorism against U.S. transportation systems. My duties take TSA...
  • November 21, 2016
    Reminder: The Week in Review posts will now be posted on Mondays. TSA discovered 70 firearms last week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 70 firearms discovered, 61 were loaded and 25 had a round chambered. All of the firearms pictured were...
  • November 17, 2016
    The busiest travel time of the year is approaching, so in the Thanksgiving spirit of sharing, we’d like to share a cornucopia of news, links and travel tips with you so you’ll be as good as gravy when you travel. According to Airlines for America,...
  • November 14, 2016
    The Week in Review posts will now be posted on Mondays.TSA discovered 70 firearms over the last ten days in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 70 firearms discovered, 60 were loaded and 20 had a round chambered. All of the firearms pictured...
  • November 07, 2016
    Today’s report covers the last ten days as opposed to the usual seven. The Week in Review posts will now be posted on Mondays.TSAdiscovered 94 firearms over the last ten days in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 94 firearms discovered, 83 were...
  • October 28, 2016
    TSA officers discovered 65 firearms this weekin carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 65 firearms discovered, 55 were loaded and 17 had a round chambered. All of the firearms pictured were discovered in the last week. See a complete list below.The...
  • October 24, 2016
    As a transportation security specialist–explosives for TSA, I provide a critical layer of security. When our officers at the checkpoint have concerns about an item or image during screening, they call on me to provide advanced alarm resolution. This...
  • October 21, 2016
    TSA discovered 71 firearms this weekin carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 71 firearms discovered, 56 were loaded and 17 had a round chambered. All of the firearms pictured were discovered in the last week. See a complete list below.Clockwise...
  • October 14, 2016
    TSA discovered 75 firearms this weekin carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 75 firearms discovered, 66 were loaded and 25 had a round chambered. All of the firearms pictured were discovered in the last week. See a complete list below.Bear...
  • October 07, 2016
    TSA discovered 76 firearms this weekin carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 76 firearms discovered, 65 were loaded and 19 had a round chambered. All of the firearms pictured were discovered in the last week. See a complete list below.Two cane...

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