Security For The World Games
July 17, 2022
July 8, 2022 - Supervisory BP Agent Shane Smith meets with Birmingham Police at the City of Birmingham Emergency Operations Center at The World Games in Birmingham, Alabama to discuss security of the 3,600 world-class athletes from more than 100 countries competing and the attending spectators through July 17, 2022.
The World Games have become one of the most important global multi-sport events in the world ... with the first one in 1981 at Santa Clara, California and occurring every four years since then. For many athletes, The World Games is pinnacle event of their sporting career ... with becoming a World Games Champion the highest goal to achieve.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection photo by Robert Brisley