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ID:

2

Date:

2006-09-11

Headline:

Top airport security official violated security protocols, mismanaged her office, misused govt. vehicles and went on vacations without taking leave

Reporter's name:

Dennis Wagner

Delay/denial:

Yes

Lawsuit:

No

Fees:

No

Media outlet:

The Arizona Republic

City:

Phoenix, AZ

Summary:

It took The Arizona Republic two years to get an inspector general report it requested from the Department of Homeland Security on a top security official at the Phoenix airport who resigned after the IG investigation, the results of which were not made public until the paper received the report. The official resigned after the IG investigation revealed mismanagement, violation of security regulations, misuse of government vehicles and unnecessary delays in the screening of passengers.

Keywords:

screening; inspection; Transportation Security Administration; Sky Harbor International Airport


Agencies:

DHS

States:

AZ

Categories:

air safety


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