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Aviation Security: TSA Has Policies That Prohibit Unlawful Profiling but Should Improve Its Oversight of Behavior Detection Activities, Statement of William Russell, Acting Director, Homeland Security and Justice, Testimony Before the Committee on Homeland Security, House of Representatives   [open pdf - 618KB]

From the Statement of William Russell: "My testimony today discusses (1) how TSA trains screeners who engage in behavior detection on policies and procedures that prohibit unlawful profiling; (2) TSA's oversight of behavior detection activities; (3) the number of complaints TSA received alleging violations of civil rights and civil liberties related to passenger screening from October 2015 through February 2018, and actions taken by TSA to address them; and (4) how TSA used complaint data to inform screener training."

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GAO-19-490T
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2019-06-04
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Public Domain
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Government Accountability Office: https://www.gao.gov/
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