Juvenile arrested for terroristic threats

Basic Information Title this case: Juvenile arrested for terroristic threats Information Sources News   Who is submitting this information? Safe and Sound Schools’ Staff School Information Location of school (city) Bemidji Location of school (state) Minnesota Type of School Public Does the school have a counselor/counselors? Unknown Describe the security system at the school School […]

4 students arrested at Santa Clarita’s Hart High in connection to firearm being brought on campus

How was the attack averted? had social media post/entry/video reported, was arrested/tackled/otherwise physically restrained What kind of weapon(s) was going to be used? Firearm How many suspects were involved with the plot? 4+ Lessons Learned Promoting See Something, Say Something is an essential violence prevention tool. Having the ability to report suspicious activity works and […]

Middle School Students plot columbine-like attack

How many suspects were involved with the plot? 2 Lessons Learned The school should be more focused on students interests to gain awareness aware of violent behavior and planning. Promoting See Something, Say Something is an essential violence prevention tool. It is important to educate all members of the school community on indicators of potential […]

Possible School Attack by 15 year old girl prevented by social media monitoring

How was the attack averted? had social media post/entry/video reported, was arrested/tackled/otherwise physically restrained What kind of weapon(s) was going to be used? Bomb/Explosive, Firearm How many suspects were involved with the plot? 1 Lessons Learned Students should be monitored online and their behaviors or changes in interest or research should also be monitored Recommendations […]

Man Made Terrorist Threats Online, Praised Uvalde Shooter

How was the attack averted? had conversation about plans/violent threats reported What kind of weapon(s) was going to be used? Firearm How many suspects were involved with the plot? 1 Lessons Learned Promoting See Something, Say Something is an essential violence prevention tool. Research conducted by the U.S. Secret Service indicates some perpetrators of completed […]

16-year-old Arrested for Planning Mass Violence at High School

How was the attack averted? was arrested/tackled/otherwise physically restrained What kind of weapon(s) was going to be used? Bomb/Explosive, Firearm, Knives, Other How many suspects were involved with the plot? 1 Lessons Learned In this case, a student reported a threat and school officials and law enforcement took the report seriously and acted expeditiously to […]

Middle School Student Brought Gun to School, Threatened Students

How was the attack averted? had conversation about plans/violent threats reported What kind of weapon(s) was going to be used? Firearm How many suspects were involved with the plot? 1 Lessons Learned Promoting See Something, Say Something is an essential violence prevention tool. It is important to educate all members of the school community on […]

The Robb Elementary School Shooting

How many suspects were involved with the plot? 1 Lessons Learned Threats of targeted school violence are not always current students. Former students, employees and contractors, and individuals loosely or not at all affiliated with the school may pose a threat. This fact underscores the imperative of school officials working with law enforcement and community-based […]

‘Sandy Hook Promise’ Helped Prevent School Shooting at Middle School

How was the attack averted? was arrested/tackled/otherwise physically restrained What kind of weapon(s) was going to be used? Firearm How many suspects were involved with the plot? 1 Lessons Learned Empowering students to speak up when they see or hear plans for an attack, any mentioning of plans to inflict violence on another student, or […]

College Student Plotted to Attack School’s ROTC Students After Being Removed From Program

How many suspects were involved with the plot? 1 Lessons Learned Promoting See Something, Say Something is an essential violence prevention tool.  It is important to educate all members of the school community on indicators of potential self-harm and targeted violence, and how to report concerning behavior. Relationships between school officials and law enforcement are […]