January 10, 2010

Halle Berry Security Favoritism?

Airport security in Montreal are being criticised by Canadian citizens and press, after it was revealed that they apparently gave special treatment to Hally Berry and her husband, allowing them to skip a long line at the airport security screening area, bringing them to the front of the customs line.

Montreal police confirmed that one officer made the decision to bring them to the front with their baby, and that this was not a procedural breach but in tthe future they will make sure the rules are more clearly laid out so this won't happen again. A local blogger picked up on the story and wrote critically about it, after having been there waiting on the line and barely catching her flight. Lines were longer than usual that day because of security concerns after the failed attack on flight 253, Christmas day.

Halle Berry Security

A Montreal police officer "took the personal initiative" to move American actor Halle Berry, her Canadian partner and their daughter to the front of a lengthy U.S. customs queue at Trudeau airport earlier this week, a police spokesman said Friday...

Halle Berry Security

Posted at January 10, 2010 5:41 AM