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The Airway and Transit Policing topic is aimed at the law enforcers who keep our transit systems safe. Railway freight and passenger trains, subway systems and urban commuter buses, and of course commercial airlines and their terminals would all be vulnerable to crime and terrorism if not for the sheepdogs who protect them.
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December 25, 2013

Suit over Pa. stop for Arabic flashcards tossed

Nicholas George sought to sue three Transportation Security Administration agents and two FBI agents over the August 2009 stop at Philadelphia International Airport, saying they violated his free speech rights and conducted an improper search - Full Story
October 19, 2013
Air marshal arrested, accused of taking photos under skirts

Air marshal arrested, accused of taking photos under skirts

Nashville police say air marshal was on duty when a witness noticed he was taking the photos - Full Story
October 17, 2013
Suspect in dry ice explosions at LAX airport to be charged

Suspect in dry ice explosions at LAX airport to be charged

No one was injured in the blasts that authorities say were done for amusement - Full Story
June 18, 2013

Man found in plane's cockpit to be deported

Sixty-one-year-old Philippe Jeannard said through his public defender that he never meant to cause any problems - Full Story
June 17, 2013

Man who disrupted NJ-bound flight ranted about poison

United Airlines Flight 116 landed safely Monday at Newark Liberty Airport, and the man was taken off the plane under a heavy police presence - Full Story
November 22, 2012

Man says 'bomb watch' is a 'conversation piece'

Geoffrey McGann, who had spent the day at his weekly teaching job in San Francisco, acknowledges his wristwatches look like bombs - Full Story
October 11, 2012
Cache of weapons on plane may not violate TSA rules

Cache of weapons on plane may not violate TSA rules

Most of the items suspect had - including a hatchet and knives - would not be prohibited under current guidelines for checked baggage - Full Story
September 24, 2012

Officer unloads flight attendant's stolen gun, which fires

A flight attendant forgot to take a gun out of her purse before leaving for work - Full Story
July 31, 2012
Feds: Calif. man tries to smuggle meth as Snickers bars

Feds: Calif. man tries to smuggle meth as Snickers bars

More than 4 pounds of methamphetamine was disguised as dozens of candy bars - Full Story
July 27, 2012

Video: Cop takes down man in NY subway station

The activist who recorded the video claims it shows excessive force - Full Story



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