Press Releases

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LORAIN, Ohio – Today, port workers, longshore workers, truckers and others at the Port of Lorain will begin to enroll in the Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program. The program's goal is to…
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WASHINGTON – The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today announced that enrollment in the Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program will begin at six more locations in the coming weeks. This program ensures that any…
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PORTLAND, Maine – Port and longshore workers, truckers and others at the Port of Portland began enrolling this week in the Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program. The program's goal is to…
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LA PLATA, Md. – Today, port workers, longshore workers, truckers and others at the Port of La Plata will begin to enroll in the Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program. The program's goal is…
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WASHINGTON – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today announced the seven airports that will take part in airport employee screening pilots as a requirement of the Omnibus Appropriations Act passed by Congress in January 2008. TSA will…
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MUSKEGON, Mich. - Today, port workers, long shore workers, truckers and others working at the Port of Muskegon will begin to enroll in the Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program. The program'…
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NEW YORK - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has named Barbara Powell federal security director (FSD) for Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR). As FSD, Powell will oversee all security operations at Newark. "This selection…
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VICKSBURG, Miss. - Port workers, truckers and others at the Port of Vicksburg today will begin to enroll in the Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program. The program's goal is to ensure that…
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MIAMI - Port and long shore workers, truckers and others at the port of Miami today will begin to enroll in the Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program. The program's goal is to ensure that…
| National Press Release
WASHINGTON - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today announced the selection of Michael R. Novak as the Office of Law Enforcement/Federal Air Marshal Service (OLE/FAMS) assistant director for Office of Personnel and Training. Since…
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WASHINGTON – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) named Portland International Airport (PDX) as the agency's Western Area Airport of the Year during the agency's national awards ceremony held this past November. The award recognizes the…
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Port and longshore workers, truckers and others at the Port of Memphis today will begin to enroll in the Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program. The program's goal is to…
| National Press Release
WASHINGTON - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) reminds passengers to prepare before the airport for holiday travel. Leave gifts in carry-on luggage unwrapped and place laptops or other large electronics, including video game consoles…
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WASHINGTON – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) today announced the appointment of Kimberly Hubbard Walton as the assistant administrator for the Office of the Special Counselor (OSC). In her previous capacity, Walton was the acting…
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LOS ANGELES – Port and long shore workers, truckers and others at the ports of LA/Long Beach began to enroll in the Department of Homeland Security's (DHS) Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program today. The program ensures any…
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BRUNSWICK, Ga. – Today, port workers, long shore workers, truckers and others at the Port of Brunswick will begin to enroll in the Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program. The program's goal…
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MILWAUKEE – Tomorrow, port and longshore workers, truckers and others working within the Port of Milwaukee will begin to enroll in the Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program. The program's…
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AUSTIN, Texas – Today, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) and the Texas Department of Criminal Justice announced a new program that will allow a select group of inmates to help care for puppies who will ultimately serve as explosives…
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WASHINGTON – The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has named Richard Stevens as the general manager of Operational Plans and Programs for the Office of Security Operations (OSO). Previously, Stevens was TSA's senior field executive for…
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WASHINGTON – The Department of Homeland Security(DHS) today announced that enrollment in the Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program will begin at 10 more locations in the coming weeks. This program ensures that any individual…
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MINNEAPOLIS – Port and longshore workers, truckers and others at the ports of Minneapolis and St. Paul began enrolling last week in the Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program. The program's…
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JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Port and longshore workers, truckers and others at the Port of Jacksonville today will begin to enroll in the Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program. The program's goal…
| National Press Release
WASHINGTON – The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) today announced enrollment in the Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program will begin at six more ports in the coming weeks. This program ensures that any individual who…
| Local Press Release
LAKE CHARLES, La. – Today, port workers, longshoremen, truckers and others at the Port of Lake Charles will begin to enroll in the Department of Homeland Security's Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program. The program's goal…
| National Press Release
WASHINGTON - The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) announced today that security checkpoints at the nation's more than 450 airports have coordinated staffing and are prepared to accommodate the busy holiday travel season. Transportation…