Meghan Kuelber

Monday, Feb. 8, 2016

Securing the ‘People’s Major’: Behind the efforts to keep the Phoenix Open safe

The Waste Management Phoenix Open drew more than 200,000 fans for the first time on Saturday, cementing the tournament’s reputation as the “People’s Major.” With crowds anticipated to surpass 500,000 for the week, local and federal law enforcement use everything from metal detectors to an on-site detention center to keep the Open safe..embed-container { position: relative; padding-bottom: 56.25%; height: 0; overflow: hidden; max-width: 100%; } .embed-container iframe, .embed-container object, .embed-container embed { position: absolute; top: 0; left: 0; width: 100%; height: 100%; }

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