27
October
2015
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05:53 PM
America/New_York

Public safety update 10/27/15

The university issued a safety notice early Tuesday morning after being informed of an online and anonymous threat of violence on an Ohio State campus.

The following is an update from the Ohio State University Department of Public Safety:

“The immediate window of concern has passed, though we will continue to aggressively investigate with the assistance of federal, state and local law enforcement agencies.Appropriate precautionary measures will continue to be taken, including a visible public safety presence on campus. The safety of our students, faculty, staff and visitors is our top priority. All members of the university community are reminded to remain vigilant and aware -- and to report any suspicious activity to police by calling 614-292-2121, or by dialing 9-1-1 in emergencies.”