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Contact Lens Fluid Blamed For Manchester Security Alert

Manchester Airport’s Terminal 1 was closed for 4 hours on Monday following a bomb scare. Security officials at the airport raised the alarm when a baggage scanner flagged up a suspicious image. Further inspection of the baggage revealed that the … Continue reading

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Newtownabbey Homes Evacuated in Security Alert

Many residents in Newtownabbey, Northern Ireland, we evacuated from their homes last night after a suspicious object was found near a local church. Army bomb experts were called to examine the object on Shore road yesterday. The road was closed … Continue reading

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Dog sniffs out illegal immigrants in coffins

Three would-be illegal immigrants were stopped from entering Britain after they was found by a sniffer dog inside a truck of coffins. The truck was a Bulgarian registered vehicle carrying coffins that were for a funeral director in west London. … Continue reading

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Scammers using wheelchairs to ship airport security queues

According to airline workers there are travellers with no disabilities using wheelchairs to jump to the front of security lines and then get up and walk once through. This is not actually illegal as federal regulations mandate that travellers are … Continue reading

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Gun suppliers jailed after police operation

Three men have been jailed for a total of 33 years after a police operation targeted the suppliers of illegal firearms. Officers spent 6 months gathering intelligence on the men before arresting them. Detective Chief Inspector Steve Wagstaff said the … Continue reading

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US security checks for UK airports?

Earlier this year UK airways had a meeting government and US embassy officials, who showed their support for the idea of using US security checks in UK airports. A member of the department of transport stated “The airlines confirmed there … Continue reading

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Manchester Security Scanners to be scrapped

Full body scanners are being scrapped at Manchester Airport after failing to get approval from the European Commission. The scanners used a low dose of x-rays to scan through clothing and produce a naked image of the passenger, showing any … Continue reading

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G4S expects full Olympic payment

The head of the security firm G4S has said he expects the firm to be paid the full £235 million for the Olympics even though they failed to deliver. G4S admitted last month that the Olympics had cost it £50 … Continue reading

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Security guards attacked in cash van robbery

The robbery and attack happened outside Nationwide in Poole, where two security guards were attacked and their cash van was raided. The robbers got away with cash, but the amount has not yet been stated. Police joined by an arm … Continue reading

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Plane forced to land after hears of a hijacking

A passenger plane was forces to land at Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport and then boarded by dutch forces due to fears of a hijacking. The plane was on route from Malaga when it was intercepted and forced to land, once landed … Continue reading

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