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

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#TSA @ #ROA detected a stun gun, pepper spray, 4 knives, 2 torch lighters & various other items in man's carry-on.

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#TSA officer Eddie Palacios receives award for valor from DHS Sec. Johnson (left) with TSA head John Pistole. #ORD

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#TSA at #BOS caught a Cape Cod man with this gun at one of the checkpoints yesterday. Mass State Police cited him.

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The new #TSA #Precheck application center inside Boston Logan Int'l Airport is now open for appointments. #BOS

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#TSOs at #RIC caught a woman with this stun gun at the checkpoint yesterday morning. Stun guns are prohibited.

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#TSA officers @ #DTW caught a 3rd gun within the same week. Third was caught yesterday. All 3 people arrested.

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#TSA officers at #ART caught a traveler with this expandable baton at the checkpoint today. It's prohibited.

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#TSA Officers at #ART detected this stun gun at the checkpoint today. Good catch at Watertown!

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Stun gun caught at #RIC by #TSA. This one intentionally designed to look like a mobile phone and not a stun gun.

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#TSA officers at #ALB caught 40 rounds of ammunition at the checkpoint. No ammunition permitted past checkpoints.

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Loaded magazine clip caught at #BTV checkpoint by #TSA.

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#TSA officers at #DTW caught this throwing knife at a checkpoint. Reminder: all knives are prohibited at airports.

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Throwing knives like this also are #TSA prohibited items. This one also caught at #LAN airport by TSA this weekend

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This spring-loaded knife is a #TSA prohibited item that TSA officers caught at a #LAN checkpoint this weekend.

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A mini-kubaton keychain can be used similar to brass knuckles. It's a #TSA prohibited item. This one from #FNT.

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This is the new #TSA #Precheck enrollment center at #DCA. Now it's even more convenient for you to enroll!

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#TSA officers @ #DTW caught an airport employee with a gun yesterday as she was headed into the airport. Arrested!

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#TSA officers in Charlottesville, VA, #CHO, stopped this loaded .38 caliber gun yesterday at the checkpoint.

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#TSA officers at #BWI caught a passenger trying to bring these 2 knives past checkpoint this morning. He was cited

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#TSA officers at #JFK caught these 2 sets of brass knuckles with skulls on Sunday. These are illegal in NY.

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