Airport Security Sweep Update (Philadelphia)
February 25, 2003
Namon Corley, a cargo handler at Philadelphia International Airport, was sentenced in U.S. District Court in Philadelphia after pleading guilty to lying about a felony conviction on his security badge application. He was sentenced to 24 months’ probation. He is the 15th defendant to plead guilty of 29 former workers netted during a November 2002 security sweep at the airport. The investigation was conducted by OIGs from DOT, the Department of Labor, and the Social Security Administration OIG; the FBI; U.S. Customs Service; and INS.