TSA & Public Safety

Travel securely at CMH

The Transportation Security Administration and Airport Police & Public Safety teams collaborate with our airlines to get you where you want to go, safely and securely.

Transportation Security Administration (TSA)

TSA.gov offers helpful travel and packing tips that can expedite your security checkpoint experience. For passenger support screening assistance, contact TSA Cares.

Registering for TSA PreCheck can also speed up the security scanning process.

Current TSA checkpoint hours:

  • Concourse A (Southwest): 4:00 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
  • Concourse B (American, Air Canada, United, Spirit): 4:00 a.m.-8:30 p.m.
  • Concourse C (Breeze, Frontier, Delta, Alaska): 4:00 a.m.-8:30 p.m.

*Please note: security checkpoint hours are subject to change.

Do you have a REAL ID?

Every air traveler 18 years old and older will need a REAL ID-compliant driver's license to fly within the United States. The deadline to obtain a REAL ID has been extended to May 7, 2025. Learn more about the REAL ID

Double check before the checkpoint

Plan ahead and pack properly to help ease your travel experience. Be sure to check your carry-on bag and remove any items that are prohibited at the security checkpoint. Learn more

Airport Police and Public Safety

To ensure the traveling public’s safety while at the airport, our friendly and professionally trained Airport Police maintain a visible presence and make themselves available for anyone’s assistance. And if medical emergencies occur, they administer help until the airport’s EMTs arrive on the scene.

Anyone wishing to provide comments regarding our agency's compliance with CALEA (The Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc.) standards, engagement in the service community, delivery of public safety services, and overall candidacy for accreditation status, may do so through the Public Comment Portal here. These comments can be in the form of commendations or concerns. The overall intent of the accreditation process is to provide our agency with information to support continuous improvement, as well as foster the pursuit of professional excellence.

Important: CALEA is not an investigatory body and subsequently the public portal should not be used to submit information for such purposes. Additionally, there will be no response other than acknowledge of submissions; however, the information will be considered in context to its relevancy to compliance with standards and the tenets of CALEA Accreditation.

Cyber Security

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Lost & Found

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Know Where to Go

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