Stories tagged: bomb threat
Tue., Feb. 5, 2019
Russian news reports say that a flurry of fake bomb calls has prompted the evacuation of tens of thousands.
Fri., Dec. 14, 2018
A bomb threat forced the evacuation of the Sandy Hook Elementary School on Friday, a day of memorial services and moments of silence to mark the sixth anniversary of the …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 13, 2018
NEW YORK – A wave of bomb threats emailed Thursday to hundreds of schools, businesses and government buildings across the U.S. triggered searches, evacuations and fear – but there were …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018
For the fifth consecutive Wednesday, a man called in a bomb threat to a Washington state office building. And for the second time since Sept. 26, he targeted the state …
UPDATED: Mon., June 11, 2018
Coeur d’Alene police detained a man Monday morning who claimed he had a bomb in his car.
Thu., March 15, 2018
A former Washington State University student arrested in connection with a series of bomb threats against the campus has pleaded guilty to a felony.
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017
Asotin High School was evacuated Monday after a bomb threat was found scrawled on an area inside the school.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 18, 2017
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
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
An Idaho school board expelled an eighth-grade student who made a bomb threat.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 29, 2017
Washington State University police have arrested a WSU student for allegedly making repeated bomb threats at Stimson Hall.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 24, 2017
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
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
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
A Washington man has been charged with making threats to bomb or injure property at Silver Reef Casino.
Fri., March 31, 2017
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
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
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
A woman is facing charges after authorities say she threatened to bomb a South Florida mosque.
Wed., June 8, 2016
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
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
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
Eight Spokane schools were locked down Wednesday after they received bomb threat robo calls starting around 2:30 p.m.
Wed., Feb. 24, 2016
The Spokane Police Department bomb squad is en route to Shriners Hospital for Children to respond to a bomb threat.
Thu., Feb. 18, 2016
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
Sheriff’s deputies are sweeping Central Valley High School following a bomb threat phoned into the school Wednesday morning.
Fri., Oct. 30, 2015
A student has been arrested on suspicion of making a bomb threat Wednesday at Rogers High School.
Wed., Oct. 28, 2015
Students at Rogers High School were evacuated Wednesday afternoon after the third bomb threat in three weeks.
Fri., Sept. 25, 2015
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
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 …