Schumer Calls For Changes At TSA After 11 People Walk Through Unstaffed Gate At JFKAfter 11 people were able to walk through a checkpoint at John F. Kennedy International Airport this week, Senate Minority Leader Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) is pushing the TSA to update its security procedures.
Several Passengers Pass Through Security Without Being Screened At JFKThere were major questions at John F. Kennedy International Airport Monday, after reports that several passengers got through security without being screened.
Lawmakers Alarmed After Convicted Murderer Goes Through TSA PreCheck Airport ScreeningHow did a convicted murderer with ties to a terrorist group get aboard an airplane through a reduced security screening?
Sen. Schumer: Airline, Airport Workers Should Be Screened For Guns DailySen. Charles Schumer called Wednesday for daily federal screening of airport and airline workers for weapons following last month's arrests of five men accused of smuggling guns through the New York and Atlanta airports.
Top Official Questions TSA Pre-Check Protocol Following CBS2 InvestigationTSA officers have been seen merging all lines into one, herding entire lines of people who have not been pre-screened through limited security, they only go through the metal detector.
Officials Call Off Plans To Move Security Screening For Statue Of LibertyIn a statement announced late Monday afternoon. Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.) said that the federal government will not go forward with plans to screen visitors once they arrive at Liberty and Ellis islands.
Newark Liberty International Airport Sees Two Security Scares Just Hours ApartTerminal C was on lockdown for about an hour-and-a-half after a passenger left a checkpoint without proper security screening. The result of the breach was flight delays and re-screening for all departing passengers.