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Company smuggled police badges, feds say

...down one website used by the company, which is based in Kaarst, Germany. However, badges for U.S. Transportation Security Administration officers, Secret Service agents and Federal Air Marshals were still being advertised Tuesday on at least...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-09-29/company-smuggled-polic
Loaded gun found in bag at Augusta airport

Transportation Security Administration officials discovered a loaded gun in a carry-on bag at Augusta Regional Airport this morning.According to a TSA news release...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-09-21/loaded-gun-found-bag-a
Overtime

...Department spokesperson Kese Smith said Wednesday that Howard was stopped at Terminal E at 7 a.m. when Transportation Security Administration officials discovered a pistol in the bottom of a carry-on bag.Howard told officials the gun was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-09-02/overtime
Stop hypersensitivity

...national security is not using profiling to assure airline security. As a result we have more than 60,000 Transportation Security Administration employees doing 100 percent inspections, which is never 100 percent effective. The effort is spent...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-06-13/stop-hypersensitivity
More airport insecurity

Anyone subjected to the Transportation Security Administration's "enhanced" pat-down may have wondered at some point if the employee conducting the screening seemed too thorough.If you...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-04-22/more-airport-insecuri
Flying with golf bags? Leave early

The Transportation Security Administration is asking visitors to the Masters Tournament to arrive early before any departing flight from Augusta, especially if they're...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-09/flying-golf-bags-leave-early
Across South Carolina

...found a loaded handgun and a knife in her carry-on bag at the Myrtle Beach International Airport.Transportation Security Administration officials said Janet Allred, 52, of Ivan hoe, Va., was charged with carrying a concealed weapon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-20/across-south-carolina
Atlanta airport leads in number of guns found in bags

...carry-on bags.The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports (http://on-ajc.com/1DYE2PA ) reports Transportation Security Administration officers have found 92 guns so far this year. They found a total of 109 last year.TSA spokesman says...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-01/atlanta-airport-leads-number
Many farmers await legal clearance to use drones

...among other restrictions. Operators would have to pass an FAA test of aeronautical knowledge and a Transportation Security Administration background check.Thomas Haun of North Carolina-based PrecisionHawk, another company with an exemption...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-05/many-farmers-await-legal-c
Loaded gun found in carry-on bag at Augusta Regional Airport

...was discovered early Wednesday morning in a carry-on bag at Augusta Regional Airport.According to a Transportation Security Administration news release, it was the fourth firearm discovered at an Augusta airport security checkpoint this year...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-05-06/loaded-gun-found-carry