Airport Screeners

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Report: Private Security Screeners At LAX Could Save $39M

Taxpayers could save $39 million if LAX replaced its federal security screeners with a private force, according to a recent report by the House Transportation Committee.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–06/09/2011

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TSA Changing Pat Down Procedure To More Hand-Sliding Motion

The Transportation Security Administration is changing the way it pats down passengers at airports — moving from the screener’s traditional hand pat to more of a hand-sliding motion, a law enforcement official said Thursday.