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Sunday, July 11, 2004 - Page updated at 12:00 a.m.
The Times collected 100 media reports of airport-security breaches since fall 2002, when TSA screeners took over. Screeners say that's a fraction of the incidents, and most are never disclosed.  View breaches by state:
Map of the United States: Click on a green state to read about breaches that occurred there Hawaii Washington Oregon California Nevada Arizona Colorado New Mexico Texas Arkansas Missouri Illinois Michigan Florida South Carolina North Carolina Virginia West Virginia Pennsylvania New York Massachusetts Connecticut Rhode Island New Jersey Maryland Indiana Kentucky Alabama Georgia New Hampshire Maine Utah Ohio
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Airport Breach description
T.F. Green Airport, Providence Screeners discovered a razor knife when X-raying a bag, and the knife was confiscated. However, another suspicious item slipped through the checkpoint. Officials reviewed a video and were able to identify the bag and the passenger but could not locate them. They evacuated the terminal and rescreened everyone. Three flights had to return to the terminal, and about 300 passengers were evacuated for rescreening. Four flights were delayed. [1/27/2004]
Source: Airport Security Report

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