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September 27, 2018 | Local Press Release
MAPLEWOOD, N.J. – Residents of Essex County, New Jersey, and the surrounding area will be able to enroll in the Transportation Security Administration’s popular TSA Pre✓® application program at Keller Williams Midtown Direct Realty from October 15...
September 27, 2018 | Local Press Release
BALTIMORE – Residents of the Baltimore area in addition to students at Johns Hopkins University will be able to apply to the Transportation Security Administration’s popular TSA Pre✓® application program on the campus of Johns Hopkins University...
September 27, 2018 | Local Press Release
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The Transportation Security Administration discovered a loaded firearm at the Nashville International Airport (BNA) checkpoint this morning. At approximately 5:15 a.m., a loaded Ruger .380 caliber handgun was discovered in a...
September 25, 2018 | Local Press Release
PITTSBURGH – It seems all-too-common for Transportation Security Administration officers to be detecting guns at Pittsburgh International Airport. In total, 3,957 firearms were discovered in carry-on bags at checkpoints across the country last year...
September 25, 2018 | Local Press Release
CLEVELAND, Ohio - The Transportation Security Administration discovered a loaded firearm at a Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE) checkpoint this morning. At approximately 6 a.m., a loaded Ruger 9 mm handgun was discovered in a passenger’s...
September 24, 2018 | Local Press Release
Colorado Springs, Colo. — The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) discovered a loaded firearm this morning at the security screening checkpoint at Colorado Springs Airport (COS).The firearm, a .40 caliber Smith and Wesson MP40 loaded with...
September 24, 2018 | Local Press Release
Chippewa Valley, Wisc. – The Chippewa Valley Regional Airport (EAU) and the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will open a temporary TSA Pre✓® enrollment center at the airport, Sept. 24 – 28.The temporary enrollment center will be located...
September 21, 2018 | Local Press Release
A Missouri woman was stopped by Transportation Security Administration officers at Yeager Airport when they detected a loaded gun in the woman’s carry-on bag, Sept. 21. The .38 caliber revolver was loaded with five bullets.The woman had driven to...
September 20, 2018 | Local Press Release
OKLAHOMA CITY — The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) discovered two loaded firearms, carried by different passengers, yesterday morning at security screening checkpoints at Will Rogers World Airport (OKC).The first firearm, a .38 caliber...
September 20, 2018 | Local Press Release
HONOLULU – Officials with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) highlighted its Passenger Screening Canines (PSCs), a key asset used to enhance security and keep passengers safe and secure when departing Honolulu’s Daniel K. Inouye...
September 19, 2018 | Local Press Release
MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – A West Virginia woman was stopped by Transportation Security Administration officers at Morgantown Municipal Airport yesterday morning, Sept. 19 when they detected a loaded gun in the woman’s carry-on bag. The revolver was loaded...
September 17, 2018 | Local Press Release
NORFOLK, Va. — A Chesapeake, Virginia, man was caught by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) with a loaded handgun at a Norfolk International Airport checkpoint on Sunday, September 16, marking the 17th firearm that TSA officers have...
September 14, 2018 | Local Press Release
SCRANTON, PA – Residents of the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton region will be able to enroll in the Transportation Security Administration’s popular TSA Pre✓® application program at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport from October 1st to 5th where...
September 13, 2018 | Local Press Release
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. - The Transportation Security Administration discovered a loaded firearm at the Chattanooga Metropolitan Airport (CHA) checkpoint Sept. 13. At approximately 6 a.m., a loaded Kel-Tec .22 caliber handgun was discovered in a...
September 12, 2018 | Local Press Release
BOZEMAN, Mont. – To coincide with the arrival of the fall hunting season, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) on Tuesday provided tips for those traveling with common items used for hunting.“When carrying out our screening duties at the...
September 11, 2018 | Local Press Release
LYNCHBURG, Va. – A man was caught with a loaded handgun at the Lynchburg Regional Airport security checkpoint by a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officer yesterday, September 10, just one day before the 17th anniversary of the 9/11...
September 08, 2018 | Local Press Release
ARLINGTON, Va. –  Transportation Security Administration officers at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA) stopped a man with a loaded gun at one of the airport checkpoints Friday, Sept. 7, just four days before the 17th anniversary of the...
September 07, 2018 | National Press Release
WASHINGTON - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) marked a record-breaking summer travel season, screening more than a quarter of a billion travelers, the busiest in TSA history. With the summer travel season spanning from the Wednesday...
September 06, 2018 | Local Press Release
OAKLAND, Calif.– The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today highlighted a computed tomography (CT) scanner that is currently in the security checkpoint at Oakland International Airport’s (OAK) Terminal 2.The state-of-the-art scanner...
September 05, 2018 | Local Press Release
ROCHESTER, N.Y. — A new, spacious, bright, passenger security checkpoint is now in operation at the Greater Rochester International Airport, enhancing the passenger experience for travelers who are passing through the Transportation Security...
September 05, 2018 | Local Press Release
NORFOLK, Va.– Residents of the Norfolk area will be able to enroll in the Transportation Security Administration’s popular TSA Pre✓® application program inside the Norfolk International Airport terminal during the week of September 17 - 21 where...
September 05, 2018 | Local Press Release
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) discovered two loaded firearms this morning at the security screening checkpoint at Albuquerque International Sunport (ABQ), bringing the total so far for this calendar year to 28...
September 04, 2018 | Local Press Release
NEWARK, N.J. —  A Transportation Security Administration officer spotted what looked like an improvised explosive device in a man’s carry-on bag early this morning, resulting in the temporary closure of several security screening lanes at Newark...
September 01, 2018 | Local Press Release
PHILADELPHIA – A Chester County, Pennsylvania, woman was stopped by Transportation Security Administration officers at Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) Sept. 1, when they detected a handgun in the woman’s carry-on bag.The West Chester,...

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