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Protests against police brutality continue in Seattle

Organizers and leaders of Tuesday's protest share goals and safety information before the march.

By Raymond Smith, Hawkeye Staff

June 4, 2020

Protests against police brutality and systemic racism erupted across the Seattle area over the past weekend. Cities in all 50 states have seen similar protests in response to the death of George Floyd, an African-American man killed by a police officer who knelt on his neck for over 8 minutes. Pr...

NYPD sued for racial discrimination

By Ben Hawkins, Hawkeye Staff

December 18, 2019

A lawsuit against the New York City Police Department has been filed by four black and Hispanic officers for actions taken between 2011 and 2015. Several officers came forward about their experiences within the department and with their commander, Constantin Tsachas. According to the filing, the officers ...

Trespasser prompts heightened security measures on campus

New security measures

By Nick Fiorillo, Editor-in-Chief

March 25, 2015

New security measures have been implemented after a man trespassed on campus on March 18, according to Principal Greg Schwab. The man who trespassed was in his mid-30s and entered campus through the front doors before he walked down the HUB, Schwab said. Schwab said he followed the man down to...

Police arrest student in connection to December bomb threats

A total of six police officers responded after two bomb threats were called in to MTHS on Dec. 4.

By Nick Fiorillo and Stephi Smith

January 15, 2015

Updated 1/15/15, 8:20 p.m. An MTHS student was arrested earlier today in connection to bomb threats phoned in to the attendance office on Dec. 4, according to Principal Greg Schwab. Mountlake Terrace Police Department (MLTPD) detectives arrested the student, who is a minor, in the main office, ...

Police find no explosive devices following two bomb threats

Parents wait to pick-up their students after two bomb threats were made to MTHS, according to Assistant Principal Peter Schurke.

By Nick Fiorillo, Stephi Smith, and Paxtyn Merten

December 4, 2014

Police found no explosive devices after two bomb threats caused an evacuation of MTHS earlier this afternoon. Scheduled events for tonight will go on as planned, and school will take place as planned tomorrow, according to Assistant Principal Peter Schurke. The attendance office received two calls...

Police: two separate occasions of child luring reported in MLT

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor

November 19, 2014

Two separate occasions of attempted child luring have police and school administrators on alert. According to police, on Oct. 23, a group of high school girls walking home were stopped on 236th St. and 48th Ave. by a someone described as an older white male with an Russian or European accent driving...

Student’s Honda Accord is second stolen from MTHS lot in three months

Junior Cody Bowman's car was stolen from his parking spot, 84, on Sept. 21 while he was at school for the annual ASB retreat. He realized it was gone when he returned from the retreat the next afternoon and notified administration immediately.

By Stephi Smith, Executive Editor

October 1, 2014

Junior Cody Bowman’s white Honda Accord was stolen from the MTHS parking lot on Sept. 21. This is the second instance that a Honda Accord has been stolen from the MTHS parking lot this year. Bowman was at the school about to leave for the annual ASB retreat when his car was stolen. When he returned ...

Memorial service to be held for Jackson

Memorial service to be held for Jackson

By Nick Fiorillo, Editor-in-Chief

March 30, 2014

Updated March 31, 10:33 a.m. A public memorial service will be held on April 7 for 2011 MTHS graduate Forest Jackson, who was killed at his residence in Mountlake Terrace on March 29. The service will be held at the 11 a.m. mass at St. Catherine of Sienna Catholic Church at 814 NE 85th St. in Seat...

Police respond to “nonspecific bomb threat,” find no credibile threat

By Nick Fiorillo, Editor-in-Chief

March 12, 2014

Police responded to a bomb threat earlier this morning after a student reported a threatening message scratched into a boys' bathroom stall. "This morning we had a student come in and report that there was some graffiti in a boys' restroom that had been scratched into one of the stalls," Principal...

Police activity sparks brief lockdown

By Will Khadivi

March 15, 2013

Police activity south of the MTHS campus sparked a brief lockdown during second period early Friday. According to The Hearld, police officers were searching for a suspect in a stolen vehicle case. The "soft lockdown," which was in place from approximately 8:30 a.m. to 9:05 a.m. prompted school...

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