Police in Santa Cruz have detained two persons of interest Thursday night in connection with an email threatening a mass shooting that was sent Tuesday to the principal of Santa Cruz High School, officials announced Friday.
Santa Cruz police are investigating an email received Tuesday night mentioning an intention to create “a mass casualty situation” at Santa Cruz High School, which was closed Wednesday in response.
Students and faculty have been asked to stay away from the Student Center building in the heart of campus after a threat.
Novato police were stationed at the city’s three high school campuses Friday after a threat of violence at Novato High School was posted on an anonymous social media site, police and school officials said.
Federal officials have released water reserves to combat the growing threat from a drought-fed parasite that a fisheries spokesman called the “Ebola” of salmon and which could result in a “die-off” to the state’s fragile salmon population.
Students and staff at Jose Ortega Elementary School in San Francisco’s Ingleside neighborhood were allowed to return to their classrooms after police initiated a brief evacuation due to a bomb threat.
California will become the first state that allows family members to ask a judge to remove firearms from a relative who appears to pose a threat.
BART, Other Transit Agencies Beef Up Security After Word Of Alleged Plot By ISIS To Attack U.S. Subways
BART police said they have increased patrols, including the use of K-9 teams. Muni is doing the same on its platforms and trains.
Lowell High School has been evacuated according to the San Francisco Police Department due to an unspecified threat. Police say students are being taken safely to the campus football field as they conduct a sweep.
BART’s Dublin/Pleasanton station has reopened after a suspicious package found on the platform was detonated and deemed harmless Friday morning.