VIDEO: Police declare Walnut Creek school safe after potential threat


WALNUT CREEK (KRON) — Police have determined there is no threat toward the Contra Costa School of Performing Arts in Walnut Creek Friday morning.

School officials tell KRON4 there was a possibility of a threat in which they took very seriously.

Walnut Creek Police Officers were called to campus to bulk up security.

Officers interviewed students, and after a brief investigation declared the campus safe.

The school was never officially on lock down.

Contra Costa School of Performing Arts is a public charter school for children in grades 6-12.

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