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dec 16 2008

Follow that story: The TSA and baggage theft

465 TSA officers have been fired for theft since early 2003, reports the New York Times. This year alone, the agency paid out $1 million in claims for missing possessions or damaged bags, says the Economist's Gulliver blog.

See our earlier blog posts on this topic:

Has the TSA stolen from you? (200+ comments)

Theft from baggage: The TSA reponds to our readers (25 comments)

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