On May 31, 2018 at approximately 9:50 PM, officers from the Menifee Police Department received information of a possible threat to Paloma Valley High School. Officers immediately began an investigation in conjunction with the PUHSD Director of Safety and School Resource Officer Unit to identify a possible suspect.
After an extensive investigation, the suspect, a 16-year-old male Paloma Valley High School student was arrested and transported to Riverside County Juvenile Hall. The Menifee Police Department works closely with school administrators and take threats of school violence very seriously and will thoroughly investigate these crimes immediately to protect students, school staff and support public safety.
Press Release Provided By the Riverside County Sheriffs Department