Provided by Prince William County Schools
About 2:30 p.m. this afternoon, Bristow Run Elementary School in Bristow implemented secure-the-building mode due to reported police activity in the area. This action is precautionary and staff and students were safe.
Secure-the-building status means that the school is secured from outside entry. Outside activities are cancelled and students are brought inside. All inside school activities continue as usual. Visit the Risk Management & Security Services web page to learn more.
At 3:35 p. m. Chris Yung Elementary School was added, and Bristow Run Elementary remained, in precautionary secure the building status due to reported police activity in the area. All are safe but entry is restricted.
At 4:06 p. m., both schools were informed they can come out of secure the building status and release the buses and walkers.