Officials at Radnor High School briefly locked down the school Tuesday after hearing reports of a man carrying a rifle inside a vehicle on Lancaster Avenue.
A prank led to the lockdown of a high school in Montgomery County Friday morning, a school official said.
“We apologize for any inconvenience and confusion this response may have caused,” Col. Randy Huiss, 436th Airlift Wing vice wing commander said. “However, these measures were taken to ensure the safety of the base populace as we investigated the reports and found them to be false.”
The shooting prompted a precautionary lockdown of H.B. Wilson Elementary School on S. 8th Street in Camden.
Investigators say a contractor unknowingly prompted a lockdown at Pennsbury High School East and West in Bucks County Wednesday morning.
One school police officer suffered minor injuries and a student was scratched in the face when the huge fight erupted.
The male, who was in court waiting to be transported to Bucks County Prison, fled the courthouse while in handcuffs. He was captured about 45 minutes later.
A high school was placed on lockdown Friday afternoon after a student was robbed by another student.
Two schools in Wilmington, Delaware were placed on precautionary lockdown after a reported home invasion in the area.
With the recent shootings at LAX and the D.C. Naval Yard, security expert and former New Jersey State Trooper Dennis Tully says it’s imperative people run, even scream, if they’re ever faced with a mass shooting scenario.
Authorities have made an arrest in connection with the discovery of six pipe bombs in the basement an Oxford Circle home.
Overbrook Senior High School in Pine Hill was placed on “lockdown” Wednesday morning after someone reported a student was in possession of a handgun.
Police say a Philadelphia building engineer at Lincoln High School who had been evicted from his home apparently drove to work, leaving two rifles, two handguns and ammo inside his car.
A message that was scribbled on a lavatory wall prompted a lockdown, followed by an evacuation at the Easton Area High School Wednesday morning.
Eastern High School and a private school were placed on lockdown while police investigated a suspicious vehicle found in the parking lot near the schools Wednesday.