MSU Police Department

FBI trainers and MSU police play out different active shooter scenarios as part of a two-day training in Roskey Hall Dormitory at MSU's campus in Bozeman, Montana, August 08, 2019.
Rachel Cramer / Yellowstone Public Radio

Several days after deadly mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, Montana State University police officers ran through their annual active shooter training. It came almost a month after a shelter-in-place order on campus and a few weeks before thousands of students arrive for the fall semester.

The sun sets behind Montana State University's sculpture of Spirit, the school's mascot, April 2019.
Rachel Cramer / Yellowstone Public Radio

Update from the Associated Press at 12:30 P.M. July 12, 2019:

Montana State University officials say an employee will undergo a mental health evaluation after making threatening statements that caused a campus-wide lockdown.