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How did the police get involved in this incident? Were you given a citation and do you have to appear in court? If so, for what?
Sorry for the delay. I took a break to walk the dogs and have breakfast.
Were the actual police ever involved in this instance or only store security? Was it store security or the police who cuffed and detained you? Was a police report made? Were charges ever pressed against you for disorderly conduct or for trespass? Finally, what is your question with regard to this incident?
You can talk to a local civil lawyer about suing TSA for a false arrest. One difficulty is that you'd need to prove that there was no probable cause for the detention. In fact, airport security was called because of an argument you were having with the rental folks. That call to security would give the officers probable cause to detain you at least briefly. You also would need to have sustained damages. "Almost" losing it because you're claustrophobic doesn't rise to the level of personal injury and you didn't miss your flight or incur any economic hardship as a direct result of the police action.
These types of charges are difficult to make out, since police have a duty to respond to a complaint and were -- at least at the beginning -- doing no more than they were supposed to. But they did detain you for longer than I believe was strictly necessary under the circumstances, and in the end, they let you go with an apology. So while I don't think it's a strong case because I see no damages, it's certainly worth talking to a local civil litigator and seeing if you have viable grounds for anything more than an apology if not against the police than at least against Enterprise