‘An officer then made him remove his legs, then put them back on”
Boy ditches mom at shopping mall, tricks airport security
‘When customs officials saw the baby inside the bag at the X-ray scanner, they were stunned’
Republican Sen. Susan Collins and other lawmakers recently asked the Transportation Security Administration to thoroughly study the health effects of its body scanners. Instead, like a nervous passenger, the agency seems to have “opted out” of that particular request. Sen. Collins, along with other lawmakers, requested a new report to address the effects of TSA’s [...]
Children will no longer have to remove shoes once plan is finalized
Officials say there was nothing harmful about suspicious boxes on a cargo pallet that prompted an hours-long evacuation of several gates
U.S. airport security will allow travelers to keep shoes on - NY Daily News
Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano says passengers won’t have to remove shoes in the future
The TSA is a prime example of how government programs often hurt the people they’re supposed to protect.
Texas senate passes bill to prohibit TSA pat-downs - Star-Telegram
The bill would expand the federal definition of ‘official oppression’ to ban federal employees from improperly touching a person’s privates
An aviation security expert explains why he avoids air travel.
The bag was damaged and shreds of what appears to have been a pressurized can recovered
Classified government studies leaked to the media show that bombs were easily smuggled past airport security by undercover agents
The TSA is trying to improve its image by singing to people. Instead of singing, they should stop grabbing people’s groins.
The Supreme Court ruled in 1996 that profiling in certain instances is constitutional.
The 26-year-old equated new TSA airport security measures to ‘being raped’ in public after she was subject to a patdown at the airport recently
It seems like women are more likely to be patted down than men.
A new infrared scanner that the TSA is currently reviewing would eliminate privacy concerns.
Pat-downs bring polls down - TheDC
New Poll shows approval for TSA dips even lower
David Rittgers imagines what a letter from TSA head John Pistole to the public would look like.
Placards, kilts part of plans for Wednesday travel scanner protests