December 18, 2012 > Bomb Threat at Great Mall
Bomb Threat at Great Mall
Submitted By Cmdr. Armando Corpuz, Milpitas PD
Milpitas Police personnel responded to the scene and worked with Kohl's staff to evacuate the building. Milpitas Police Officers walked through the business and did not find any suspicious items. Kohl's employees have not identified any suspicious items in the building.
The Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms explosive detection dogs worked throughout the business and completed the search at approximately 7:00 p.m. Officers did not locate any explosive material in the business and deemed the area to be safe. The Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office Bomb Squad also responded and was on stand by until the business was cleared.
The Milpitas Police Department is actively investigating this criminal act. Anyone with any information is encouraged to call the Milpitas Police Department at (408) 586- 2400. Information can also be given anonymously by calling (408) 586-2500 or via the Milpitas Police Department website at: http://www.ci.milpitas.ca.gov/government/police/crime_tip.asp