Stories tagged: lockdown
Thu., Dec. 29, 2016, 10:40 a.m.
Walla Walla prison restrictions in place after inmate brawls
A unit at the Washington State Penitentiary in Walla Walla remains on restricted movement following three recent inmate fights.
Mon., May 30, 2016, 11:16 a.m.
White House returns to normal operations after lockdown
The White House has been placed on lockdown after a woman threw something over the north fence along Pennsylvania Avenue.
Wed., April 27, 2016, 9:22 a.m.
White House on lockdown after person threw items over fence
The White House was put on lockdown Wednesday after a man threw “personal belongings” over the north fence line of the White House complex.
Thu., May 14, 2015, midnight
Phone threats put three Spokane-area schools on lockdown
Three more schools in the Spokane area were locked down Wednesday after receiving threats by phone. Several local schools received similar phone calls that forced lockdowns earlier this year. “It’s …
UPDATED: Wed., May 13, 2015, 9:06 p.m.
Threats, potentially computer generated, cause lockdowns at multiple schools
Several schools in the Spokane area were locked down today after telephone threats were received around 1 p.m.
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 3, 2013, 2:29 p.m.
Chase from White House to Capitol ends in gunfire
WASHINGTON — A woman driving a black Lexus tried to ram through a White House barricade Thursday, then led police on a chase that ended in gunfire outside the Capitol, …
UPDATED: Fri., July 27, 2012, 1:10 p.m.
Spokane jail locked down after suicide attempt
A man who attempted suicide at the Spokane County Jail is hospitalized with no brain activity, officials say.
Mon., Feb. 6, 2012, 7:33 a.m.
New fight, lockdown at Walla Walla penitentiary
WALLA WALLA — A second inmate fight in a week renewed lockdowns at the Washington state Penitentiary at Walla Walla.
Mon., Sept. 26, 2011, 1 p.m.
Lake City High School “all clear” following bomb threat
Lake City High School was declared “all clear” by police around 3 p.m. following a bomb threat discovered by school officials this morning.
Thu., Sept. 9, 2010, 10:59 a.m.
Crude explosive devices found outside Coeur d’Alene High
Three small explosive devices were found around Coeur d’Alene High School’s football field today around 10 a.m. No injuries or damage were reported, the Coeur d’Alene Police Department said.
Tue., April 20, 2010, 3:31 p.m.
High school truant prompts school lockdown
A high school student skipping school today prompted a lockdown at Riverside high, middle and elementary schools in Chattaroy.
Sat., May 23, 2009, midnight
University High School executes fire drill ‘relatively well’
The call went out over the radio at 8:40 Thursday morning at University High School. “Students report an intruder,” the voice said. “Let’s go into lockdown.” Thankfully it was only …