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New 9-Lane Security Checkpoint Now Open At BWI Marshall Airport

Getting through security at BWI is now easier!

04/30/2013

Michael Doyle

Md. Man With Tourette’s Repeatedly Says ‘Bomb,’ Gets Barred From Plane

A Maryland man with Tourette syndrome was barred from a JetBlue flight after repeatedly saying “bomb” during check-in.

04/30/2013

File photo of a backpack that contained bomb components. (Photo by Los Angeles Sheriff's Department/Getty Images)

Backpacks Banned At Kentucky Derby Marathon

Officials with the Kentucky Derby announced that backpacks would be banned at the Marathon and miniMarathon held in conjunction with the Derby itself, in an effort to tighten security.

04/24/2013

Baltimore Security

Baltimore City Police Beef Up Presence In Wake Of Deadly Boston Blasts

Much of the East Coast is now under a heightened state of alert. Law enforcement across Baltimore have increased police presence in critical areas.

04/16/2013

(Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Ed Norris: The Boston Bombing

Today’s show was almost completely dedicated to the events of yesterday at the Boston Marathon.

04/16/2013

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Baltimore City, White House Increase Security In Wake Of Boston Blasts

The Secret Service says it has expanded its security perimeter around the White House following the explosions at the Boston Marathon. And though there are no credible threats to Baltimore, city police have also increased security.

04/15/2013

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Metro Plans To Triple Number Of Security Cameras

Metro is spending millions of dollars to triple the number of video cameras it has monitoring its stations and parking garages, and to put cameras in rail cars for the first time.

04/01/2013

BWI security checkpoint

$100M Security Checkpoint Set To Open This Summer At BWI

A $100 million project is underway at Baltimore-Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport and will help get passengers through security and to their gates much faster.

03/22/2013

howard co. school security

Badges, Buzzers & Cameras Part Of $2M Plan To Improve Howard Co. School Security

Serious steps to improve school security in Howard County. They’re making $2 million in changes, hoping it will help prevent a tragedy like the one in Newtown, Connecticut.

03/18/2013

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TSA Changes Allow Airline Passengers To Carry Knives On Planes

Controversial changes coming to the airport in just about a month. Additions to what passengers can bring on the plane now include knives, blades and sports equipment.

03/09/2013

(Credit: AP)

Hagerstown Chief: Downtown Crime Has Declined

Hagerstown Police Chief Mark Holtzman says crime has declined in the city’s downtown corridor as the Washington County Board of education considers relocating the school board offices to the area.

03/08/2013

new orleans security

New Orleans’ Challenge: Policing The ‘Super Gras’

New Orleans police are in the middle of an unprecedented security challenge with an estimated 150,000 Super Bowl fans packing the city during the raucous annual buildup to Mardi Gras, when thousands of revelers flock to the historic French Quarter and its restaurants, bars and strip clubs.

01/30/2013

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