TSA Discovers 3,700 Uniforms, Badges Missing

Since 2002, less than 1 percent of the uniforms and 1.5 percent of TSA ID cards have been lost. "The TSA does not see any threats or trends associated with lost ID cards or uniforms."


Reporter Ted Jackovics can be reached at (813) 259-7817 or .

Photo credit: Associated Press file photo

Photo: TSA safety officer Kim Ferrie rejects a traveler's carry-on liquid in the Milwaukee airport. Uniforms are not sufficient to provide access to secure areas, and badges can be deactivated.

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