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Locate and seize contraband, undeclared merchandise, and vehicles, aircraft, or boats that contain such merchandise.
||Transportation Security Screeners
- Confiscate dangerous items and hazardous materials found in opened bags and turn them over to airlines for disposal.
- Inform passengers of how to mail prohibited items to themselves, or confiscate these items.
- Locate suspicious bags pictured in printouts sent from remote monitoring areas, and set these bags aside for inspection.
||Parking Enforcement Workers
- Identify vehicles in violation of parking codes, checking with dispatchers when necessary to confirm identities or to determine whether vehicles need to be booted or towed.
- Make arrangements for illegally parked or abandoned vehicles to be towed, and direct tow-truck drivers to the correct vehicles.
- Locate lost, stolen, and counterfeit parking permits, and take necessary enforcement action.
- Screen persons entering courthouse using magnetometers, x-ray machines, and other devices to collect and retain unauthorized firearms and other contraband.
||Sheriffs and Deputy Sheriffs
- Locate and confiscate real or personal property, as directed by court order.
||Correctional Officers and Jailers
- Search prisoners and vehicles and conduct shakedowns of cells for valuables and contraband, such as weapons or drugs.
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