Community Alert – Police Activity at 121st and Yakima 

Alert Type: Emergency

Start Time: Mar 9, 2020 @ 9:50pm

End Time: Undetermined

The Pierce County Sheriff’s Department is  on scene at 121st & Yakima responding to a call involving a gun. PCSD  has set up containment and are investigating the area. Campus Safety is in constant, direct contact with PCSD, who did not feel that campus is at risk. More info will follow as it becomes available.  As of now there is no threat to campus.


  • Mar 9, 2020 @ 10:02pm
    PCSD has removed the containment perimeter, but are still searching the local area. PCSD has advised that they do not believe the suspect to be in the area anymore, and will contact PLU when they have concluded their investigation.
  • Mar 9, 2020 @ 10:20pm - All Clear
    PCSD has concluded their investigation. It was deemed that the suspect has fled out of the area. There is no threat to the PLU community. You are free to resume normal activity in that area.