Here we go… ICE, Robots, Choppers, Fighters, Bomb Dogs, TSA Screening,Full Pat-Downs… Welcome to the #1 Sporting Event in the “Land of the Free”!
A CBS video explains the Super Bowl security by way of a demonstration:
With speed and precision, an airborne SWAT team closes in on twin targets: a suspicious airplane and car. Working side by side federal agents and Miami-Dade police finish the take down (of a U.S. Civilian)
Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano says there is no credible threat against the Super Bowl. But, it’s an obvious target and the recent attempted bombing of Northwest Flight 253 is a warning that al Qaeda is intent on hitting the U.S.CBS News.
But, Secretary Napolitano points out that “the greatest threat is posed by the so-called lone wolf – an individual carrying a small, concealed bomb” (remember Black Sunday?).