TSA Public Affairs spokesperson Lisa Farbstein shares transportation security information and tidbits.

Photos and Videos by @TSAmedia_LisaF

  • Timeline
  • Gallery

Replica guns look real in the #TSA x-ray machine, so don't put them in carry-on bags. This replica spotted at #JFK

  • 749 days ago via site
  • 186

#TSA officers @ #BWI detected this loaded gun in a passenger's carry-on bag at the checkpoint on Sunday.

  • 751 days ago via site
  • 157

#Knife caught @ #JFK checkpoint by #TSA officers this morning. Traveler missed his flight. Leave knives at home.

  • 757 days ago via site
  • 163

#TSA officers @ #Dulles, #IAD, detected this replica gun in carry-on. It's really a lighter. No #AprilFool's jokes

  • 758 days ago via site
  • 166

A busy morning for #TSA officers @ #EWR. Third knife detected this morning. Not an #AprilFool's joke.

  • 758 days ago via site
  • 137

#TSA officers @ #EWR detected these 2 daggers in a passenger's carry-on this morning. That's no #AprilFool's joke.

  • 758 days ago via site
  • 135

#TSA officers @ #SYR detected this expandable baton in a passenger's carry-on bag this morning. Leave these @ home

  • 759 days ago via site
  • 114

#TSA canine teams from #ALB participated in Career Fair in Goshen, NY, for students from Orange & Ulster counties

  • 765 days ago via site
  • 129

#TSA officers caught a woman with this handgun in her carry-on yesterday at #SYR.

  • 766 days ago via site
  • 110

#TSA reminder: Remove credit card knives from wallets before heading to the airport. http://tinyurl.com/lxgr2h9

  • 766 days ago via site
  • 85

#TSA officers caught a traveler with this switchblade at a checkpoint earlier this morning at #EWR #Newark.

  • 774 days ago via site
  • 108

Man arrested by #PAPD yesterday at #JFK after #TSA found 2 gun molds in the passenger's baggage with gun clips.

  • 776 days ago via site
  • 153

Traveler arrested by #PAPD after #TSA detected this collapsable baton in his carry-on bag today at #JFK.

  • 777 days ago via site
  • 131

#TSA officers are staffing the checkpoint at #BUF for the 2 flights that haven't yet been cancelled due to weather

  • 778 days ago via site
  • 120

Man arrested today by #PAPD after #TSA officers @ #LGA detected this switchblade disguised to look like a lighter.

  • 778 days ago via site
  • 177

Elmhurst, NY, man arrested by #PAPD at #LGA yesterday after #TSA caught him with these two sets of nunchucks.

  • 779 days ago via site
  • 154

Tip: If item has the word "gun" in it, then it's probably prohibited. Ex: Speargun. This one stopped by #TSA @ EWR

  • 783 days ago via site
  • 129

People, people, people. Please leave your whip at home (or check it). This one stopped at #EWR by #TSA officers.

  • 783 days ago via site
  • 145

#TSA officers at #Buffalo Niagara Int'l caught a local man with this .380 caliber gun @ the checkpoint today. #BUF

  • 784 days ago via site
  • 195

Traveling with your pet through the #TSA checkpoint? Kitty & doggie dos and don'ts: http://tinyurl.com/bm6ssux

  • 785 days ago via site
  • 95