California High in San Ramon receives threatening call

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By Yosi Yahoudai
Founder and Managing Partner

SAN RAMON, Calif. – California High School in San Ramon was placed on lockdown Thursday morning following a threatening phone call to staff, according to police. 

During the phone call, a man said that  explosive devices had been placed throughout the schoo and that someone would be arriving shortly to shoot up the school, police said in a statement.  

At about 10 a.m., San Ramon police announced that they were providing extra security to the school and that the campus was locked down after someone phoned in a threat of violence. 

Police said they sent in explosive detection K-9s and uniformed officers began escorting students and staff to the front office.

Police were also searching the parking lots and sports fields and warned the lockdown could take a while.

Meanwhile, detectives said they were trying to figure out the origin of the call. 

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About the Author
Yosi Yahoudai is a founder and the managing partner of J&Y. His practice is comprised primarily of cases involving automobile and motorcycle accidents, but he also represents people in premises liability lawsuits, including suits alleging dangerous conditions of public property, third-party criminal conduct, and intentional torts. He also has expertise in cases involving product defects, dog bites, elder abuse, and sexual assault. He earned his Bachelor of Arts from the University of California and is admitted to practice in all California State Courts, and the United States District Court for the Southern District of California. If you have any questions about this article, you can contact Yosi by clicking here.