Transportation Security Administration

Maryland to offer TSA PreCheck, maritime ID services at six MVA locations

Maryland to offer TSA PreCheck, maritime ID services at six MVA locations

The Maryland Motor Vehicle Administration will begin offering TSA PreCheck and Transportation Worker Identification Credential applications at six of its locations by the end of the year, officials announced Wednesday.

The services allow U.S. citizens to apply for expedited airport security screenings and credentials to access secure areas at U.S. maritime facilities for people who work in such areas.

The first three “IdentoGO” centers, manufactured by Massachusetts-based MorphoTrust USA, are available at the MVA’s offices in Annapolis, Waldorf and Salisbury. The next three will open later this year in Glen Burnie, Frederick and Gaithersburg.

The equipment has been...