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TWIC Background Checks are Not as Reliable as They Could Be

Executive Summary

We conducted this audit to determine whether TSA’s background check processes ensure only eligible individuals receive credentials and remain in the program.

Report Number
OIG-16-128
Issue Date
Document File
DHS Agency
Oversight Area
Fiscal Year
2016