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TSA Is Now Recruiting Transportation Security Screeners In L.A.

Nico Melendez says Los Angeles needs more highly-skilled transportation security screeners to help fight terrorism and keep air travelers safe.

10/13/2014

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After LAX Shooting, Bill Mandates Coordination

AB1598 by Democratic Assemblyman Freddie Rodriguez of Pomona would require police, fire and other emergency services to train together for incidents involving active shooters.

05/28/2014

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TSA Reaches Tentative Settlement In Breast Milk Lawsuit, Agrees To Clarify Internal Procedures

The United States Transportation Security Administration has reached a tentative settlement in the highly publicized lawsuit filed by a mother who was allegedly harassed by TSA officers, authorities announced Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/22/2014

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TSA Recommends Having Armed Law Enforcement At Airport Security Checkpoints

The Transportation Security Administration Wednesday released a report outlining several significant changes to improve security at airports including having armed law enforcement at checkpoints and ticket counters during peak travel times.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/26/2014

Paul Anthony Ciancia Paul Anthony Ciancia (Photo courtesy US Attorney's Office)

AP Report: Officers Left For Break Minutes Before LAX Gunman Opened Fire

Minutes before a gunman opened fire in a Los Angeles International Airport terminal last fall, the two armed officers assigned to the area left for breaks without informing a dispatcher as required.

CBS2 / KCAL9–01/21/2014

Paul Anthony Ciancia

Federal Grand Jury Indicts LAX Shooting Suspect On 11 Counts, Including Murder

A federal grand jury returned an 11-count indictment Tuesday charging LAX shooting suspect Paul Anthony Ciancia with first-degree murder in the death of a Transportation Security Administration officer.

12/17/2013

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Alleged LAX Gunman’s Condition Upgraded To Fair

Doctors have upgraded the condition of the alleged gunman in the deadly rampage at Los Angeles International Airport.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/12/2013

Authorities said Gerardo Hernandez, 39, of Porter Ranch, is the first TSA officer killed in the line of duty in the agency’s 12-year history. (credit: CBS)

TSA Observes Moment Of Silence In Honor Of Agent Killed During LAX Shooting

Transportation Security Administration officers at airports across the country Friday took a moment of silence in memory of a security agent who was fatally shot at Los Angeles International Airport.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/08/2013

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LAPD Chief Charlie Beck Wants More Surveillance At LAX

Chief Charlie Beck says last Friday’s fatal shooting pointed to a weakness in surveillance equipment.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/07/2013

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TSA Union Wants To Arm Some Agents In Wake Of LAX Shooting

The union representing Transportation Security Administration employees has called for some armed officers to improve airport security in the wake of the deadly shooting at Los Angeles International Airport last week.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/04/2013

Paul Anthony Ciancia

Suspected LAX Gunman Reportedly Wrote Telling Note

The suspect accused of opening fire inside the Los Angeles airport left a note in which he allegedly wrote that he wanted to kill at least one TSA officer and didn’t care which one, authorities said Saturday.

11/02/2013

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Neighbors, Widow Mourn TSA Agent Killed In LAX Shooting

Neighbors are mourning the Transportation Security Administration officer killed Friday morning when a 23-year-old man opened fire at Los Angeles International Airport.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/01/2013

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Mother, 28-Year-Old Male In Custody After Inglewood Child Found Not Breathing Dies

Authorities were called to the 500 block of N. Marlborough Avenue at 6:47 a.m.

10/03/2013

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$300K Worth Of Pot In Birthday Wrapping Paper Found At LAX

Marijuana, which was wrapped in birthday-themed gift paper, was discovered in four checked bags at Los Angeles International Airport early Wednesday morning.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/25/2013

Neighbors at Westside Residences say a photo of a man on satanhasfallen.org is that of Nna Alpha Onuoha, the suspect in an alleged terror plot at LAX.

TSA Screener Charged For Making Threats Against LAX

A former Transportation Security Administration screener was charged Wednesday after allegedly making threats against the Los Angeles International Airport.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/11/2013

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