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  • Firearms and blowtorch

    TSA Week in Review November 21st - 27th - 42 Firearms, Blowtorch, Negan’s Bat and More

    TSAdiscovered 42 firearms last week in carry-on bags around the nation. Of the 42 firearms discovered, 33 were loaded and 17 had a round chambered. All of the firearms pictured were discovered last week. See a complete list below. This replica of…
  • TSA VIPR Program

    TSA on the Job: VIPR team

    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…
  • Firearms discovered last week.

    TSA Week in Review November 14th - 20th - Black Powder, Loaded Firearms, Knives and More

    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…
  • turkey

    Let’s Talk Turkey: TSA Thanksgiving 2016 Travel Tips

    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,…
  • Firearms discovered in carry-on bags.

    TSA Week in Review November 7th - 13th - Loaded Firearms, Concealed Knives, Inert Grenades and More

    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…
  • Discovered 94 firearms

    TSA Week in Review 10/28 - 11/6 - Flares, Guns, Black Powder, and More

    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…
  • A few of the firearms discovered this week in carry-on bags.

    TSA Week in Review October 21st - 27th: Replica Suicide Vest, Black Powder and 55 Loaded Firearms

    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.…
  • TSS-E Ogden providing exlosives training to officers.

    TSA on the Job: Transportation Security Specialist-Explosives

    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…
  • Firearms discovered in carry-on bags.

    TSA Week in Review October 14th - 20th

    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…
  • Firearms discovered in carry-on bags.

    TSA Week in Review October 7th - 13th

    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…

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