Chicago police say no local threats after Boston

CHICAGO (AP) — Emergency officials and police in Chicago say they’re not aware of any threats to the city after deadly explosions in Boston.

The Chicago Office of Emergency Management and Communications and Chicago Police Department issued statements on Monday afternoon. Earlier Monday, two bombs exploded near the crowded finish line of the Boston Marathon.

Chicago emergency officials say they’re communicating with law enforcement partners locally and throughout the country. They say they’re “not aware of any additional threats.”

Chicago Police Department officials also say they’re “not aware of any threats facing Chicago.”