Ruth Sherman

Lenore Zimmerman (L) and Ruth Sherman (R) both claim they were strip-searched at Kennedy Airport (credit: CBS 2)

Elderly Passengers Upset About TSA’s Strip Search Denials

Ruth Sherman, 89, and Lenore Zimmerman, 85, both said they were strip searched.

01/18/2012

Lenore Zimmerman (L) and Ruth Sherman (R) both claim they were strip-searched at Kennedy Airport (credit: CBS 2)

TSA Officials: Proper Procedures Were Followed In Cases Of Elderly Strip-Searching

There’s new fallout over airport screening procedures after three women say they were strip-searched at John F. Kennedy International Airport. On Tuesday a former top-ranking Transportation Security Administration agent weighed in.

12/06/2011

Lenore Zimmerman (L) and Ruth Sherman (R) both claim they were strip-searched at Kennedy Airport (credit: CBS 2)

Third Elderly Woman Comes Forward With Claim Of Being Strip-Searched By TSA At JFK

The woman, who is in her 60s, told CBS 2′s Kathryn Brown a nearly identical story about her experience going through security JFK last weekend. In fact, she was on the same flight as one of the other women.

12/05/2011

The TSA says these grenades were discovered in a Belgium-bound passenger's bag at Newark Liberty Airport. (credit: TSA)

TSA: 5 Grenades Discovered In Passenger’s Bag At Newark Liberty Airport

The TSA said that the Belgium-bound passenger surrendered her items to officials and that there was no impact to airport operations.

12/05/2011

Lenore Zimmerman (L) and Ruth Sherman (R) both claim they were strip-searched at Kennedy Airport (credit: CBS 2)

Another Elderly Woman Says She Was Subjected To Strip Search At Kennedy Airport

Lenore Zimmerman, 85, was angry and embarrassed after what she claims was a strip search at Kennedy Airport. Now another woman in her 80s said she was exposed one day before at the very same terminal.

12/05/2011