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Online post threatens Ossining schools; lockout lifted

Ossining schools were on high alert today after someone allegedly posted an online threat. Ossining High School was placed in a lockdown and all other schools were placed in a lockout after school

News 12 Staff

Sep 25, 2014, 2:02 AM

Updated 3,557 days ago

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Ossining schools were on high alert today after someone allegedly posted an online threat.
Ossining High School was placed in a lockdown and all other schools were placed in a lockout after school officials were alerted to a "non-specific" threat.
Emergency procedures were put into place at around 11:30 a.m., and police were stationed at district schools. The security measures were lifted at around 1:30 p.m. and regular dismissal procedures went into effect.
Police aren't releasing specific details, but say it was the second threat against the school in 12 hours.


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