Hand Searching Baggage

All baggage items which exhibit suspicious signs, clutter or X-ray opaque areas must be thoroughly searched by hand

Advantages of Hand Searching

Disadvantages of Hand-Searching

Requirements for a Baggage Search Area

Hand Search Procedures

Discovery of a weapon in baggage during hand searching

*The information about Hand Searching is provided here as a guidance only to compliment and not to replace procedures and guidelines used at your own locality/facility.