Targeted threats have negative impacts on people and communities

Posted at 6:56 PM, Feb 27, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-27 18:56:36-05

Threats are on the rise toward Jewish Community Center and Jewish day schools across the country, but these threats can have negative impacts on the people targeted and the communities that surround them.

Monday two Maryland Jewish Community Centers and a Jewish day school received bomb threats.

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To learn more about these impacts watch the video above with Dr. Drew Pate a psychiatrist from Sheppard Pratt.

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