LAPD NEWS RELEASE
The Los Alamos Middle School staff was made aware of rumors about threats to the school earlier today (Monday). They promptly notified the School Resource Officer who investigated the rumors. At this point we have no first-hand information on the origin of these threats.
“The Los Alamos Police Department has the benefit of having a robust Community Liaison Unit that staffs School Resource Officers at our schools. We take any concern of safety at our schools as a high-priority, and we investigate any claims of violence,” said Deputy Chief Oliver Morris
There are several ways to report any public safety issue.
Dial 9-1-1 for emergencies
LAPD non-emergency dispatch line 505-662-8222
LAPD Crime Tip
visit the Los Alamos Schools Safety and Wellness page
Families/students can email safety concerns to firstname.lastname@example.org, this email is monitored Monday – Friday during school hours 8:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Tips can be submitted to the Say Something Anonymous Reporting System via mobile app, website, or by calling 24/7 Crisis Center.
- Download the Say Something app
- The website is https://www.saysomething.net/
- The phone number is 1-844-5-SAYNOW
Editor’s note: LAMS Principal Jill Gonzales sent an email late morning to parents stating that the school was made aware of rumors about a potential threat to the school. “LAPS, in conjunction with the LAPD, have investigated the matter and found there to be no credible threat”, the email stated.