Stories tagged: bomb threat
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 2:18 p.m.
Bomb threat briefly closes Asotin High School
Asotin High School was evacuated Monday after a bomb threat was found scrawled on an area inside the school.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 18, 2017, 11:43 a.m.
15,000 Montana students returning to school after cyber-threats
Classes are scheduled to resume Tuesday at Flathead Valley public schools that were closed after several schools received cyber threats from an unknown person.
Thu., Sept. 14, 2017, 1:13 p.m.
Russia condemns bomb hoaxes as ‘telephone terrorism’
A spokesman for Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday said that hundreds of bomb threats made by anonymous telephone callers against major public buildings in Russia this week amount to …
Tue., Sept. 12, 2017, 9:31 a.m.
Idaho school board expels student who made bomb threat
An Idaho school board expelled an eighth-grade student who made a bomb threat.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 29, 2017, 11:16 p.m.
Arrest made in WSU bomb threats
Washington State University police have arrested a WSU student for allegedly making repeated bomb threats at Stimson Hall.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 10:26 p.m.
Another bomb threat at Washington State University
Stimson Hall on the Washington State University campus in Pullman was evacuated Thursday afternoon after a “specific” threat was received, according to WSU officials.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 10:05 p.m.
Swastikas, bomb threat etched into WSU dorm walls trigger evacuation
Dozens of students were evacuated from Stimson Hall at Washington State University Monday night after students reported vandals had scratched several swastikas and a vague bomb threat onto dorm walls.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 9:16 p.m.
Washington State University investigates unsubstantiated bomb threat
A bomb threat was phoned into Washington State University in Pullman late Thursday afternoon, but police do not believe it was credible.
Wed., May 31, 2017, 1:50 p.m.
Washington man charged with making bomb threat to casino
A Washington man has been charged with making threats to bomb or injure property at Silver Reef Casino.
Fri., March 31, 2017, 6:36 a.m.
Student accused of threatening to bomb Ferris High School
A student was booked into Spokane County’s juvenile jail Thursday after he was accused of threatening in a text to blow up Ferris High School. The student had earlier been …
Mon., Feb. 27, 2017, 8:41 p.m.
Police: Jewish center near Seattle evacuated for bomb threat
MERCER ISLAND, Wash. – Police say a Jewish community center in suburban Seattle was evacuated after a bomb threat. The Seattle Times reports a King County Sheriff’s Office bomb dog …
Tue., July 5, 2016, 10:55 a.m.
El Al flight lands safely in Israel after bomb threat
An El Al flight from New York that was escorted by military jets in Europe following a bomb threat landed safely in Israel on Tuesday.
Mon., June 20, 2016, 12:20 p.m.
Woman charged with threatening to bomb South Florida mosque
A woman is facing charges after authorities say she threatened to bomb a South Florida mosque.
Wed., June 8, 2016, 7:40 p.m.
EgyptAir plane lands in China after bomb threat
An EgyptAir plane that made an emergency landing Wednesday in Uzbekistan following a bomb threat resumed its flight and landed in Beijing, Egyptian officials said, the latest in a series …
Sat., May 28, 2016, 10:22 a.m.
Lewiston police investigate series of bomb threats against district schools
Another bomb threat hit a Lewiston school Thursday night, but police were able to clear the structure in time for Friday classes to proceed as normal.
Fri., March 4, 2016, 8:24 a.m.
Suspicious package investigated at Fairchild Air Force Base
A suspicious package was found at Fairchild Air Force Base Thursday night, according to base officials. An investigation revealed nothing hazardous.
Wed., Feb. 24, 2016, 4:19 p.m.
Threatening robocalls lock down multiple schools
Eight Spokane schools were locked down Wednesday after they received bomb threat robo calls starting around 2:30 p.m.
Wed., Feb. 24, 2016, 12:35 p.m.
Shriners Hospital back open after bomb threat
The Spokane Police Department bomb squad is en route to Shriners Hospital for Children to respond to a bomb threat.
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016, 3:27 p.m.
Teen arrested for bomb threat at Greenacres Middle School
A 13-year-old boy has been arrested for allegedly making a bomb threat that shut down Greenacres Middle School in Spokane Valley Tuesday.
Wed., Dec. 9, 2015, 10:13 a.m.
Central Valley High School cleared, students back in class after bomb threat
Sheriff’s deputies are sweeping Central Valley High School following a bomb threat phoned into the school Wednesday morning.
Fri., Oct. 30, 2015, 12:56 p.m.
Rogers student jailed on suspicion of making bomb threat
A student has been arrested on suspicion of making a bomb threat Wednesday at Rogers High School.
Wed., Oct. 28, 2015, 3:55 p.m.
Rogers High School evacuated after threat
Students at Rogers High School were evacuated Wednesday afternoon after the third bomb threat in three weeks.
Fri., Sept. 25, 2015
Bomb threat called in to LC high school
Lewis and Clark High School students and staff briefly evacuated the building Thursday afternoon after a bomb threat was phoned in, but police found no explosives. The school received the …
Thu., Sept. 24, 2015, 2:25 p.m.
Bomb threat evacuates Lewis and Clark, no explosives found
Lewis and Clark High School students and staff briefly evacuated the building Thursday afternoon after a bomb threat was phoned in, but police searching the building found no evidence of …
Fri., April 24, 2015, 5:37 p.m.
University High School student accused of writing bomb threats
An 18-year-old girl was arrested late Friday for writing bomb threats in University High School bathrooms three times in April, causing the school to be evacuated twice.
Wed., April 15, 2015, 12:33 p.m.
University High bomb threat linked to Moses Lake student
Investigators are seeking the cell phone records of a 16-year-old Columbia Basin Job Corps student who they believe may have made a bomb threat to University High School.
Fri., April 10, 2015, 4:28 p.m.
Investigators attempting to trace threatening email
Investigators are trying to determine who set up the email account used to send a bomb threat to University High School administrators on April 1.
UPDATED: Wed., April 1, 2015, 10:33 a.m.
University High School students evacuated after bomb threat
University High School students are being evacuated to a nearby church after a bomb threat was called in Wednesday morning.
Wed., April 1, 2015
Jefferson, Betz elementary schools receive phone threats
Telephone threats put two area elementary schools on lockdown as police swept buildings and parking lots before releasing students Tuesday afternoon. One threat was made to Jefferson Elementary School on …
Fri., Dec. 5, 2014, 5:26 p.m.
Man arrested after allegedly making bomb threat to Hayden elementary school
An elementary school in Hayden was evacuated Friday afternoon after a man called in a bomb threat, the Kootenai County Sheriff’s Office reported.