Details of the threat have not been disclosed, but superintendent James Willis said it has been addressed by the Peekskill Police Department.
Hundreds of thousands of Tri-State Area homes are square in the middle of a storm surge zone.
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.
A dance was canceled at Readington Middle School in New Jersey Friday night, after reports of threats stemming from a ban on strapless dresses at an eighth grade dance scheduled for later.
Students at a New Jersey school are still on edge after a disturbing video posted to YouTube showed a pair of 12-year-old girls reading off a hit list and graphically describing how they’d carry out their kills.
A teenage boy from Queens found himself in serious trouble this week, after the Royal Canadian Mounted Police caught a death threat directed at his school’s dean that he posted on Facebook, according to a published report.
The need for a swift cleanup has grown critical, after Superstorm Sandy swept objects of all sizes into the ocean and posed a potential threat to summer swimmers.
A man was hit with serious charges after yelling threats at a Huntington town employee over a parking ticket.
We’ve warned you about identity theft before. Everyone’s a target for this type of crime – from the elderly to the deceased. Now, your kids are also at risk. Children are 51 percent more likely to have their identities stolen than adults.
Police spokesman Paul Browne confirmed Sunday that the department was seeking a subpoena to identify the person.
Though the school decided not to close Friday, Smithtown West administrators assured both students and parents that they took the matter very seriously.
On Monday, a message was written in a women’s bathroom saying that on Feb. 7, homosexuals “will die.”
The street is called Tone Lane. It features attached townhouses of many immigrants. But anonymous mailings are frightening the people here, calling one neighbor, for example, a “deadbeat, child molester and degenerate.”
An April 1 email contains threats against school buses, warns of violence in state office buildings and against members of the state legislature. The threat was emailed from an anonymous account to state officials. Though it came in on April Fool’s day, it is being taken quite seriously.
“Current information suggests that al-Qaida and affiliated organizations continue to plan terrorist attacks,” the warning said.