Bomb Threat

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Staten Island Mother Charged With Threatening To Blow Up Daughter’s School

Authorities say a mother got so angry when told that her daughter had failed a New York state exam that she threatened to bomb the school.

02/07/2015

Police swarmed John F. Kennedy International Airport due to a reported bomb threat directed at a plane on Monday, Jan. 19. (Credit: CBS2)

FBI Working To Determine Source Of Bomb Threat At Kennedy Airport

The FBI is working to determine the source of telephone threats that prompted the evacuation and search of two planes at John F. Kennedy International Airport.

01/20/2015

Police swarmed John F. Kennedy International Airport due to a reported bomb threat directed at a plane on Monday, Jan. 19. (Credit: CBS2)

Police Swarm JFK After Alleged Bomb Threat Directed At Landing Delta Flight

An alleged bomb threat prompted a massive police response at John F. Kennedy International Airport Monday night.

01/19/2015

Sign at Atlantic City International Airport (credit: South Jersey Transportation Authority)

Authorities Investigate Bomb Threat At Atlantic City Airport

The threat comes on one of the busiest travel days of the holiday season.

12/23/2014

South Plainfield high school evacuated (CBS2)

South Plainfield H.S. Evacuated Over Bomb Threat

The school superintendent says police and bomb-sniffing dogs searched the building and did not find any explosives.

12/16/2014

Newark Police Cruiser (file/credit: Levon Putney/WCBS 880)

Bomb Threat Forces Evacuation Of Newark City Hall

Just before 10 a.m. Monday, Newark police received a call from a male caller who didn’t identify himself but said four bombs were set to explode in the building at 11:09 a.m., the city said a statement.

10/06/2014

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.

10/01/2014

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

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