The Mohave County Sheriff’s Office has been made aware of non-specific threats to schools nationwide. Several vague and anonymous social media posts have encouraged acts of violence to occur at schools across the country on December 17, 2021. While the origin of the threats remain unknown, the Sheriff’s Office takes this information very seriously. We have not been made aware of any threats to any schools in Mohave County. As a result of this information, the Sheriff’s Office will increase law enforcement resources and patrols.
We strongly encourage parents to communicate with your children regarding their social media usage. Any threats made to Mohave County schools will be thoroughly investigated and may result in felony prosecution.