TSA's new policelike badges a sore point with real cops

Screeners at the nation's airport checkpoints are going to start wearing police-style badges — but real officers aren't too happy about it.Some sworn officers fear airline passengers will mistake screeners for law-enforcement officials with arrest powers.The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is starting to equip its 48,000 screeners with 3-inch-by-2-inch, silver-colored, copper and zinc badges that will be worn on new royal-blue police-style shirts. The attire aims to convey an image...Full Story
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