TSA Agent

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)

Family Of TSA Agent Gunned Down At LAX Files $25M Suit

The widow and children of a Transportation Security Administration agent killed by a gunman at Los Angeles International Airport are suing for $25 million.

10/08/2014

Paul Anthony Ciancia

LAX Shooting Suspect Paul Ciancia To Appear In Court

A man charged with killing a Transportation Security Administration officer during an attack at Los Angeles International Airport last month is scheduled to make his first court appearance Wednesday.

12/02/2013

Transportation Security Administration Officer Gerardo Hernandez was killed and two other TSA officers and a passenger were injured in the attack last November. (Photo credit: Al Seib-Pool/Getty Images)

Coroner: TSA Agent Shot 12 Times During LAX Rampage

The Los Angeles County coroner’s office Friday released its final report for Gerardo Hernandez, the TSA agent who was killed during a shooting rampage at Los Angeles International Airport earlier this month.

11/22/2013

(credit: CBS)

TSA Agent Wounded At LAX Says First Concern Was Getting People To Safety

A TSA agent who was wounded in the shooting at Los Angeles International Airport told reporters Monday that his first concern was helping passengers get to a safe area.

11/04/2013

Paul Anthony Ciancia

Alleged LAX Shooter Reportedly Concealed Weapon By Cutting Holes in 2 Bags

New details are emerging in the investigation of how the LAX shooting suspect arrived at the airport and what those who lived closest to him may have known.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/04/2013

(credit: CBS)

Family Of Alleged LAX Gunman Issues Statement

The family of the alleged LAX gunman Monday released a statement about Friday’s shooting, which left one TSA agent dead and several others injured.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/04/2013

(credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

LAX Fully Operational After Friday’s Deadly Shooting

Operations at Los Angeles International Airport resumed Sunday, two days after Friday’s deadly rampage claimed a TSA officer’s life and left five others wounded, including the alleged gunman.

11/03/2013

Paul Anthony Ciancia

FBI Officially Files Criminal Complaint Against LAX Shooting Suspect Paul Ciancia

“…he fired multiple rounds at point-blank range at a TSA officer who was on duty and in uniform. Ciancia began to walk up an escalator, looked back, saw [the officer] appear to move, and returned to shoot the wounded officer again.”

11/02/2013

(credit: Art Barron/CBS2)

Terminal 3 At LAX Reopens After Deadly Shooting

Airport officials Saturday said Terminal 3 at Los Angeles International Airport has reopened a day after a deadly shooting claimed the life of a TSA agent.

11/02/2013

(credit: CBS)

Passengers At Terminal 3 Recount Stories Of Fear, Terror

Passengers at LAX Terminal #3 Friday were going to different places but all of them could meet at one place — fear.

11/01/2013

Paul Anthony Ciancia

LAX Slowly Returns To Normal Following Deadly Shooting Rampage

LAX is slowly returning to normalcy Friday evening after a deadly rampage occurred at Terminal #3 in the a.m.

11/01/2013

(credit: Pablo Martinez Monsivais/AP)

Former TSA Agent Pleads Guilty To Accepting Bribes In Pot Smuggling Scheme

A former TSA agent pleaded guilty Wednesday to accepting bribes from pot smugglers to get them through Los Angeles International Airport security undetected, authorities reported.

09/12/2012

AIT scanners see through clothing to photograph the entire body to reveal undisclosed objects. Increasing use of the scanner at airports by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is being met with outrage by many US travelers. Passengers who refuse an X-ray scan are required to undergo an intimate pat down by TSA agents.

Former LA Fire Chief’s Son Accused Of Bribing TSA Agent, Smuggling Pot Onto Flight

Authorities arrested the son of LA’s former fire chief on drug charges over the weekend.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/17/2011

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