NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) _ A Waterbury man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for his role in a drug-trafficking ring that prosecutors say also involved Transportation Security Administration officers. Prosecutors say 29-year-old […]
The Transportation Security Administration has started to respond to wide criticism of its operations in a more aggressive manner.
A former federal Transportation Security Administration officer has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for bribery and extortion related to accepting cash in exchange for allowing what she believed were painkiller pills to pass through an airport.
A former police officer was sentenced in New Haven Federal Court to more than three years in prison for accepting cash payments from a man authorities say was an oxycodone trafficker to ensure he could carry large amounts of cash through airport security.
A man whose child unknowingly had gun parts and ammunition hidden inside stuffed animals in his carry-on bag was involved in a custody dispute, officials at Rhode Island’s main airport said Wednesday.
Federal transportation officials said Tuesday they found gun components and ammunition hidden inside stuffed animals — including a Mickey Mouse — carried by a passenger at Rhode Island’s T.F. Green Airport on Monday, and that the incident was related to a domestic disagreement.
Federal prosecutors in Connecticut say a state trooper, a police officer and three Transportation Security Administration officers based at airports have been arrested on charges of participating in a conspiracy to distribute tens of thousands of highly addictive painkiller pills.
South Windsor Police have cited an off-duty TSA agent after he was allegedly tailgating a woman and flashing his badge at her because he believed she was driving too slowly on Sullivan Avenue Tuesday morning.
S&C talk with Robert Poole, Director of Transportation Policy for the Reason Foundation about the changes in TSA policy.
A 51-year old Simsbury man was arrested after an incident at the Indianapolis International Airport in which police say he exchanged words with and punched a TSA screener. Airport police say John Christina had just […]