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DATE/TIME: August 31, 2018 / 5:54 am

INCIDENT: Terrorist Threats

LOCATION: Silverado High School, Victorville

SUSPECT(S): Unknown

SUMMARY: On August 31, 2018, an employee at Silverado High School reported receiving threats against the school.

Deputies from the Victorville Police Department, along with explosive detection K-9’s from the Sheriff’s Departments Bomb Arson Division, conducted a thorough search of the school campus. The campus was cleared and no credible threats detected. Silverado High School and Cobalt Institute of Math and Science will remain closed. Classes will resume at both campuses on Tuesday, Sept. 4.

Anyone with information about this investigation is asked to contact the Victorville Police Department at (760) 241-2911. Callers wishing to remain anonymous are urged to call the We-Tip Hotline at 1-800-78CRIME (27463), or you may leave information on the We-Tip website at

Refer: Mara Rodriguez, Media Relations

Station: Victorville Police Department

Case #: 171809706

Phone No. (760) 241-2911

JOHN MCMAHON, Sheriff-Coroner
San Bernardino County Sheriff-Coroner Department