London elementary false alarm

Monday, May 13, 2019


Russellville Police Department responded to London Elementary School today, May 13, 2019, after The RAVE panic app was accidentally initiated.

“London Elementary went through lockdown procedures through precautionary action.  Area law enforcement were on the scene immediately upon receiving the alert, and it was quickly found to be an accidental notification,” said London Elementary Principal, Krista Malin.

The all clear was given by RPD and students returned to normal daily routines. Everyone involved acted accordingly to the protocols in place.

Malin offered, “we are very pleased with the response time of emergency personnel and the efficient manner in which school personnel and students followed lockdown procedures.”



For further information please call RSD Communications Coordinator, Rachel Jones at 479-968-1306.