Extra Baggage

Number 22333
Subject Airports
Source KNXV-TV (Phoenix)
State Arizona
Year 2005
Publication Date July 19, 29, 2005
Summary This undercover investigation uncovered illegal employment of felons at the Phoenix airport. FBI background checks were performed improperly, and felons had access to passengers' baggage as well as planes. Several airport employees tried to report the problem, but officials ignored them until the investigation was completed.
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Pages 10
Keywords FOIA;airport;airport security;felony;felons;background checks
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