Cleveland Hopkins International Airport Security Incident

Friday, October 26, 2018

The incident is being investigated involving two city officials

CLEVELAND – On Thursday, October 25, 2018 a security incident occurred at Cleveland Hopkins International Airport involving two city officials. One official was placed on immediate suspension and their security credentials have been revoked in accordance with Airport and TSA policies and procedures. The other official is out of the office and their status will be addressed when they return.

This incident is being investigated. When completed, any further information regarding the incident and the investigation will be made available through the Cleveland Public Records portal.

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