bomb threat

Bomb threat called in to Twin Creeks Retirement

CENTRAL POINT,  Ore. — Central Point police were called to Twin Creeks Retirement, after the retirement community received a bomb threat. It happened around noon on Friday. Police say staff immediately called 911. When officers arrived, they began helping to evacuate residents. …

Rogue Valley residents in Hawaii during false alarm

Medford, Ore.– Hawaiians woke to a disturbing alert. A “ballisttic missile threat” text popping up on phones across the islands disrupted what was otherwise a blissful weekend morning. While emergency officials soon relayed word to a panicked community that the alarm had …

Bomb threat at Grants Pass High School

Grants Pass, Ore.-  The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety says a bomb threat came in yesterday for Grants Pass High School. Grants Pass Police say it was specific to the gym at Grants Pass High School. Officers searched the building and grounds …

Bomb threat delays first week for RCC students

  Update (09/29/2017 4:18 p.m.) – Medford police have identified the person they believe is responsible for a bomb threat that prompted the closure of Rogue Community College’s Riverside Campus, according to the college. The person, who was not publicly identified, was …

Chiloquin High School bomb threat

Chiloquin, Ore. – About 140 students were evacuated from Chiloquin High School Thursday morning due to a bomb threat. Chiloquin High School Vice-Principal Scott Preston says staff were notified of the threat shortly before 10.  “We had a student report a handwritten …

Bomb threat forces evacuation at Mazama High School

UPDATE (2/14/17 4:41 p.m.)- The sheriff’s office cleared the school about 4:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon. The school district announced classes will go on as planned Wednesday and the basketball games scheduled for Tuesday will be played Wednesday evening. UPDATE (2/14/17 3:35 p.m.)- Evening …

Bomb threat at north Medford Walmart

Medford, Ore., — Medford Police are investigating a bomb threat at the north Medford Walmart tonight. Medford Police say a man called the north Medford Walmart twice this afternoon – giving his name, and saying he planted a bomb inside the store. …

Threat closes L.A. schools

(NBC News) A bomb threat has shut down the nation’s second largest school district. All school in Los Angeles are closed while police do a thorough search of each building. More than 640,000 students from kindergarten through high school were told to …