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Police on the scene of a double shooting in Milford, Conn. on June 4, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Suspected Murder-Suicide Prompts School Lockdown In Milford, Conn.

The shooting took place on Midway Avenue at around 12:46 p.m., police said.

06/04/2014

NYPD Squad Car

Nearby Shooting Prompts Shelter-In-Place Order At Lower East Side School

Students and staff were held in a Lower East Side school late Tuesday afternoon, after a shooting nearby.

04/29/2014

One Button Lockdown System

New School Security System Allows For One-Button Lockdown

The stabbing spree that left nearly two dozen students injured in suburban Pittsburgh this week came as a Tri-State Area school district installed what could have been one of the most advanced school security systems in the nation.

04/10/2014

Police with two people in handcuffs after lockdown at West Caldwell, NJ school (CBS 2)

No Weapon Found After Essex Valley School In West Caldwell, NJ Placed On Lockdown

A student told a member of the school staff that another student at the school had a gun, police said.

04/09/2014

An armed officer at the scene of a possible shooting in Levittown on Feb. 11, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

Suspect Surrenders In Levittown Standoff That Prompted School Lockdowns

Island Trees School Superintendent Dr. Charles Murphy said no injuries have been reported at the schools in Levittown.

02/11/2014

Police respond to Nassau University Medical Center after a corrections officer was slashed on Feb. 5, 2014 (Holli Haerr/1010 WINS)

Corrections Officer Attacked At Nassau University Medical Center

A corrections officer who was guarding a prisoner on the 9th floor was attacked around 10:30 Wednesday morning. He was slashed on the back of the neck.

02/05/2014

Monroe Township Middle School (Google)

Hunters’ Gunshots Cause Scare, Prompt Lockdown Of NJ Middle School

A Middlesex County school was placed on lockdown Tuesday following reports of gunshots in the area.

01/14/2014

New Haven Police at Chapel and College streets on Nov. 25, 2013. (credit: Lou Young/CBS 2)

Call Of Threat Of Person With Gun Leads To Lockdown At Yale University

Yale University was locked down and under a “shelter in place” order for almost six hours Monday, following the investigation into an anonymous caller’s claim that his roommate was on his way to the campus to shoot people.

11/25/2013

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Meadowlands To Go Under Weeklong Lockdown For Super Bowl

The New Jersey Sports and Exhibition Authority said the entire complex will be sealed off beginning Jan. 27. Only those with credentials will be allowed to enter. Signs will warn commuters they won’t be permitted to take shortcuts through the complex.

11/22/2013

Wantagh High School was locked down Friday after police received a report of a possible gun on campus. (Credit: CBS 2)

Lockdown Lifted At Wantagh High School After Gun Scare

Police were called to Wantagh High School around 9:12 a.m. after a student told a school official that another student had said something about bringing a gun to school.

11/08/2013

Lodi High School was placed on lockdown after reports of a possible threat inside the school on Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013. (credit: CBS 2)

Report Of Possible Threat Prompts Lockdown At Lodi High School

Around 9 a.m., police received an anonymous call that there was some sort of threat inside the building, authorities said. It’s still not clear what the call was about.

11/05/2013

Generic Police File Photo (credit: CBS 2)

Officer Threatening Self-Harm Prompts Newtown School Lockdown

The middle school and high school in Newtown, Conn., were briefly locked down Monday, after authorities learned a Norwalk police officer who had threatened to harm himself was headed to his wife’s home in the town.

10/07/2013

Miriam Carey (credit: CBS 2)

Miriam Carey, Of Stamford, Conn., Shot Dead After Capitol Hill Car Chase

U.S. Capitol Police who responded to incident are currently working unpaid due to federal government shutdown.

10/03/2013

Officers search for armed man on rooftop in Point Pleasant Beach. (CBS 2)

Point Pleasant Beach Schools Locked Down During Hunt For Suicidal Man With Gun

All schools were locked down in Point Pleasant Beach, N.J. as a precautionary measure Wednesday morning as police looked for a suicidal man with a gun.

10/02/2013

Cranbury School Norwalk (CBS 2)

Parents: Norwalk School Lockdown Highlights Need For Better Communication

The shots were reported somewhere outside the immediate area of the Cranbury Elementary School in Norwalk around 11:25 a.m., but a police investigation could not confirm that any shots were fired.

09/04/2013

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