Campus Threats

Read: School Swatting: Why It’s So Dangerous and How to Combat It

School Swatting: Why It’s So Dangerous and How to Combat It

A police chief breaks down the dangers of swatting, how it impacts communities, and lessons he’s learned from responding to false threats.

Read: 4 Threats Made Against Tufts University in Less Than a Week

4 Threats Made Against Tufts University in Less Than a Week

At least two of the threats were emailed to Tuft’s diversity department and several media organizations.

Read: Student Arrested for Bomb Threat at Coatesville Area Senior High School

Student Arrested for Bomb Threat at Coatesville Area Senior High School

Since Sept. 29, 14 threats of violence have been made against the school, causing lockdowns, evacuations, and canceled classes.

Read: Tranquility High Student Arrested for Alleged School Shooting Threats

Tranquility High Student Arrested for Alleged School Shooting Threats

A pistol and magazine were seized from the boy’s home after community members shared his threatening social media posts with administrators.

Read: Police: Gun Scare at Daytona Beach High School ‘Cruel Prank’

Police: Gun Scare at Daytona Beach High School ‘Cruel Prank’

Two groups of students at Mainland High School appeared to “collaborate with each other to create a panic,” according to police.

Read: Michigan OK2SAY Student Tip Line Saw 67% Increase Last Year

Michigan OK2SAY Student Tip Line Saw 67% Increase Last Year

Of the 6,255 tips received, 1,786 were related to planned school attacks. The year prior, only 52 such threats were reported.

Read: How to Use Mass Notification for Active Shooter Prevention, Detection and Response

How to Use Mass Notification for Active Shooter Prevention, Detection and Response

Mass notification systems aid campuses in developing response plans for all emergencies, including active shooters.

Read: North Penn School District Teacher Threatened Over ‘Privilege Walk’ Exercise

North Penn School District Teacher Threatened Over ‘Privilege Walk’ Exercise

The threatening voicemail left on a school phone is part of an ongoing debate over the district’s teaching of race-related issues.

Read: Ex-UCLA Professor Arrested for Threats Had Manifesto

Ex-UCLA Professor Arrested for Threats Had Manifesto

The 803-page manifesto, which named specific people, allegedly used the words “bomb,” “kill” and “shoot” more than 12,000 times.

Read: Over 150 Threats of School Violence Made in Week After Oxford Shooting

Over 150 Threats of School Violence Made in Week After Oxford Shooting

There were also 151 school threats for the month of September, which is a fivefold increase over the number seen in a typical September.

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