Press Releases

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SEATTLE – An officer with the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) at Seattle-Tacoma International Airport (Sea-Tac Airport) discovered a loaded firearm in the carry-on bag of a male traveler ticketed for travel to Orlando International…
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HELENA, Mont. - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) this week began offering full TSA Pre✓® screening benefits to eligible travelers departing Helena Regional Airport (HLN) during peak travel times.   TSA Pre✓® screening allows…
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HARRISBURG, Pa. – A Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, man was arrested on Saturday, June 15, after Transportation Security Administration officers at Harrisburg International Airport caught him trying to bring a loaded gun past a security checkpoint.TSA…
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NEWARK, N.J. — Transportation Security Administration officers at Newark Liberty International Airport stopped a man from bringing six smoke grenades onto an airplane when they were detected in his carry-on bag at one of the airport checkpoints…
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BOSTON — Transportation Security Administration officers at Boston Logan International Airport stopped a woman from sneaking four knives onto an airplane when they were detected hidden in her knee brace on June 12. The woman, who arrived at the…
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SEATTLE - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) in Seattle is prepared for what is projected to be the busiest summer travel season every when a record number of passengers will depart Seattle-Tacoma International Airport between Memorial…
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BOZEMAN, Mont. - Local residents will have another opportunity to enroll in TSA Pre✓® at Bozeman-Yellowstone International Airport (BZN) for two weeks starting Monday, June 17, 2019, when the airport will host a TSA Pre✓® enrollment center. The…
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BUFFALO, N.Y. – The number of passengers expected to fly out of Western New York this summer is expected to be the highest in years with 263…
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RICHMOND, Va. – A Richmond, Virginia, woman was arrested by police at Richmond International Airport on Tuesday, June 11, after a Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officer found a loaded gun in the traveler’s carry-on bag. The .38 caliber…
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ROCHESTER, N.Y. – Summer travel season has arrived and the number of passengers expected to fly this summer from Greater Rochester International Airport is expected to go up. The Transportation Security Administration expects the number of…
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MILWAUKEE, Wis.—The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) discovered two loaded firearms at General Mitchell International Airport (MKE) at security screening checkpoints over a three-day period. On Sunday, June 9, TSA detected a .22 caliber…
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EAST ELMHURST, N.Y. – A Nassau County, N.Y., man was arrested on Tuesday, June 11, after Transportation Security Administration officers at LaGuardia Airport caught him trying to bring a loaded gun past a security checkpoint. TSA officers caught the…
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SYRACUSE, N.Y. – It’s going to be a busy summer at Syracuse-Hancock International Airport. The number of passengers expected to fly this summer is expected to be the highest in years with…
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BOSTON – Transportation Security Administration officers caught a North Carolina man with a loaded handgun at a Boston Logan International Airport checkpoint on Sunday, June 9, marking seventh gun that TSA has stopped at the airport checkpoints so…
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CEDAR RAPIDS, IA —The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) discovered a loaded firearm at The Eastern Iowa Airport (CID) on Sunday, June 9 at the security screening checkpoint. The Taurus G2 9mm firearm, loaded with four rounds, was detected…
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COLONIE, N.Y. – The number of passengers expected to fly this summer is expected to be the highest in years with 263 million passengers and…
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CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A Putnam County, West Virginia, man was stopped by Transportation Security Administration officers at Yeager Airport early this morning, June 10, when they detected a loaded gun in the man’s carry-on bag. The .40-caliber handgun…
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DAYTON, Ohio - The Transportation Security Administration discovered a loaded firearm at a Dayton International Airport (DAY) checkpoint this morning.  At approximately 4:30 a.m., a loaded Ruger .380 caliber handgun was detected in a passenger’s…
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LINTHICUM, Md. – An Anne Arundel County, Maryland, man was caught with a handgun by Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) on Saturday, June 8. This marks the 16th…
PITTSBURGH – A Columbiana County, Ohio, man was stopped by Transportation Security Administration officers at Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT) when they spotted a loaded handgun in his carry-on bag on Thursday, June 6.    The man, a resident…
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CLEVELAND, Ohio - The Transportation Security Administration discovered a loaded firearm at a Cleveland Hopkins International Airport (CLE) checkpoint this morning.  At approximately 6:30 a.m., a loaded Smith & Wesson 9mm handgun was detected in…
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PHILADELPHIA – Residents of the Philadelphia area will be able to enroll in the Transportation Security Administration’s popular TSA Pre✓® application program inside Philadelphia International Airport from June 24 to 28, where officials will host a…
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PORTLAND, Ore. – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is hosting a two-day recruitment and information session next week to hire full- and part-time Transportation Security Officers (TSOs) to work at Portland International Airport (PDX…
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MOSINEE, WI - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) will open a temporary TSA Pre✓® enrollment center at Central Wisconsin Airport (CWA) from Monday, June 10 through Friday, June 14, 2019. The application center will be located at the…
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LINTHICUM, Md. – An Anne Arundel County, Maryland, man was caught with a handgun by Transportation Security Administration (TSA) officers at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport (BWI) on Tuesday, June 4. This marks the 15th…