Snack Smugglers Beware: Regal Theaters Implements Bag Checks
In the wake of violence at movie theaters, Regal Entertainment Group announced it will start searching customers' bags before entering theaters.By Katie Link | August 21, 2015
At the airport, amusement parks, major sporting events and most recently, at movie theaters. All of these places now routinely search your belongings in the name of safety.
The largest movie theater company in the country, Regal Entertainment Group, recently updated its safety procedures following violence at movie theaters in Louisiana and Tennessee. (Video via CNN)
The company's website says: "Security issues have become a daily part of our lives in America. ... To ensure the safety of our guests and employees, backpacks and bags of any kind are subject to inspection prior to admission."