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TSA firearm detections

// by Kylie Bielby

Weekly Update: TSA Firearm Detections

A Virginia man’s honeymoon got off on the wrong foot when he was arrested by police after a TSA officer detected a loaded handgun in the man’s carry-on bag at Richmond International Airport on November 14. Keep Reading

// by Kylie Bielby

Weekly Update: TSA Firearm Detections

On November 5, TSA officers detected a .25 caliber handgun loaded with seven bullets at a security checkpoint at Philadelphia International Airport. It marked the 22nd gun that TSA officers have caught at the airport, two more than were caught during 2019. Keep Reading

// by Kylie Bielby

Weekly Update: TSA Firearm Detections

The Transportation Security Administration says passengers are bringing firearms to some airport checkpoints at a disproportionally higher rate than last year when there were far more passengers traveling.  Keep Reading

// by Kylie Bielby

Weekly Update: TSA Firearm Detections

In the span of a week, the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) discovered eight loaded firearms at security checkpoints in Tennessee, including at least one in every major airport in the state. Keep Reading

// by Kylie Bielby

Weekly Update: TSA Firearm Detections

Over the past several weeks, TSA has experienced a steady growth of travelers coming to airport checkpoints and an escalating number of passengers forgetting to leave their guns and other prohibited items at home. Keep Reading

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