A new, emailed bomb threat was made Thursday against Cambridge Public Schools, warning of violence Friday, city officials said, but the risk doesn’t appear to be legitimate.
Neighbors of the apartment rented by Jeremiah Asimov-Beckingham on Third Street won’t get a chance to see the wounded veteran and British Airways executive if he returns to Massachusetts from New York. He’ll be in police custody, waiting to be charged.
Cambridge police groups have affirmed that they are not a part of an endorsement of Donald Trump’s run for president by a group claiming to represent regional law enforcement.
More than 200 people packed a Sunday community meeting about recent security threats to Cambridge schools, as city, school and federal officials tried to calm anxieties with an update that they have growing confidence the bomb and gun threats are a hoax.
Only days after clearing campuses from a bomb threat, Cambridge Public Schools received an anonymous, emailed threat of gun violence Thursday against its middle schools.
The police and fire departments seek donations for their annual Secret Santa for Seniors and Toys for Tots gift drives.
Police learned of a bomb threat against five Cambridge public middle schools Tuesday morning, leading to an assessment of campuses while classes went on and an all-clear sent at around 9:20 a.m.
Harvard and Cambridge Public Schools are facing safety concerns today, with Harvard Yard locked down and the nearby science center plaza emptied and a heightened police presence at public schools after a bomb threat appeared on a blog.
A suspect in mid-September’s fatal stabbing was arraigned Friday, with many details still to come in the crime, officials said at a press conference. What was notable was that an arrest came “in part as a result of the public’s cooperation with law enforcement.”
Police said they were investigating a 4:24 p.m. Sunday shooting on Portland Street that left one victim with non-life-threatening injuries – an incident first thought to be on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology campus.