School briefly placed on lockdown due to police action

Lafe Nelson Elementary School went into a temporary soft lockdown Tuesday afternoon. staff report SAFORD – Rafe Nelson Elementary School and other schools in the Safford School District were placed on a temporary “soft lockdown” on Tuesday after authorities were involved in the pursuit of an armed individual in the area. The Safford Police Department […]

Pinal County school’s lockdown lifted after threat suspect arrested

A man is in custody Tuesday morning after a secondary school in Pinal County was put on lockdown after a suspect fled police. JO Combs Unified School District Tweet Officials said they received a call around 9:15 a.m. about a “potential threat” at Combs Middle School in Santa Valley. The school was put on lockdown […]

Lockdown lifted at Yuma high school; suspected shooter in custody

A lockdown was lifted on Gilaridge High School and the surrounding area after police detained a suspected shooter in the Yuma High School parking lot. Yuma police, who were searching for a suspect who fled on foot after opening fire in the parking lot of Gilleridge High School early Monday morning, asked people to evacuate […]