Bomb Threat

Sign outside Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn. - Dec. 14, 2012 (credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

Sandy Hook Elementary School Evacuated, Kids Sent Home Following Bomb Threat

According to Monroe Police Lt. Brian McCauley, the school was evacuated as a precaution after the threat was called in at 9:30 a.m.

12 hours ago

Alina Tsarnaev appears in Manhattan Criminal Court on Tuesday, September 30, 2014. (credit: Jefferson Siegel/Pool)

Boston Marathon Bombing Suspects’ Sister Faces NYC Judge In Harlem Bomb Threat Case

A defense lawyer says the Boston Marathon bombing suspects’ sister denies making phone threats, allegations that have resulted in a harassment charge.

09/30/2014

Boston Marathon bombing suspects Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. (credit: CBS 2/Handout)

Boston Marathon Bombing Suspects’ Sister Accused In Harlem Bomb Threat

The sister of Boston Marathon bombing suspects Dzkokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev was in police custody Wednesday, on allegations that she issued a bomb threat.

08/27/2014

A threatening message found in a bathroom in Wantagh High School on May 1, 2014. (Twitter)

Wantagh High School Seals Lockers, Bans Backpacks In Wake Of Bomb Threats

The new rules went into effect Tuesday and officials say they will remain in effect for the rest of the school year.

05/27/2014

Danielle Shea (credit: Hamden Police Department)

Police: Ex-Quinnipiac Student In Graduation Day Bomb Threat Appears Before Judge

Fearful that her family would learn she was not graduating, a 22-year-old woman phoned in bomb threats to Quinnipiac University on Sunday to try and force commencement ceremonies to be canceled, police said.

05/19/2014

UConn sign (Jenneen Lee/WTIC)

UConn Gives All Clear Following Bomb Threat To Admissions Building

UConn called for people to evacuate an admissions building on its Storrs campus Thursday morning and others on campus to shelter in place.

04/03/2014

St. John Vianney School Evacuated

St. John Vianney High School In Holmdel Evacuated Due To Bomb Threat

All of the students have been accounted for and school officials were working to send them home, according to school officials. A technological glitch delayed the school’s ability to send out an alert to parents.

01/15/2014

Police on Staten Island have dealt with a number of hoax bombs in recent weeks. (Credit CBS 2)

Arrest Made In Connection With Series Of Staten Island Bomb Hoaxes

The latest device was found in Grymes Hill on Saturday — what police called a realistic looking bomb found in a backpack, along with a note, a name and an address.

09/18/2013

Princeton University (credit: CBS Philly)

Princeton University Reopens Following Bomb Threat

Employees were asked to leave campus at around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday. The all-clear was given at 6:25 p.m.

06/11/2013

Dennis Mamrosz has been charged with making a bomb threat against Seton Hall's South Orange campus. (credit: Essex County Prosecutor’s Office)

Suspect Charged In Bomb Threat That Shut Down Seton Hall’s South Orange Campus

Authorities announced an arrest warrant has been issued for Dennis Mamrosz, 24, of Yonkers. Mamrosz is currently in Westchester County jail on unrelated charges.

06/03/2013

Police patrol outside a building on the campus of Seton Hall University following a bomb threat on May 30, 2013. (Photo: CBS 2)

All Clear Given At Seton Hall; Campus To Reopen On Friday

Seton Hall University was evacuated Thursday afternoon following a bomb threat, but by 8:30 p.m. campus life had begun to return to normal.

05/30/2013

Woodbridge Center Mall (credit: Steve Sandberg/1010 WINS)

NJ Mall Security Guard Accused Of Making Threat Against Children’s Play Area

Brian Ruzich, 21, allegedly scrawled a bomb threat against Tiny Town on a bathroom wall in Woodbridge Center Mall.

05/16/2013

Extra security for Central Park race, April 21, 2013. (credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Bomb Squad Called In Over Backpack During Central Park Race

A man with a backpack riding a bicycle through the Run for the Parks caused the bomb squad to be called in. Bicycles and backpacks were banned from the race.

04/21/2013

Times Square Bomb Threat Suspect

Police Search For Man Who Called In Bomb Threat To Times Square Subway Station

Police on Saturday were searching for a suspect who called in a false bomb threat at the Times Square-42nd Street subway station this week.

04/20/2013

Shootings In Cambridge, Watertown Draw Massive Police Response

Bomb Threat Sends Police To Boston’s South Station Transportation Hub

Police in Boston responded Saturday to a bomb threat at the South Station transportation center Saturday, the day after the surviving Boston Marathon bombing suspect was captured.

04/20/2013

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