PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — If you were in Providence Monday morning, you may have seen city officials conducting a full-scale active threat exercise.

The city’s Emergency Management Agency, along with police officers and firefighters, were in the area of Carl G. Lauro School on Kenyon Street from 8 a.m. to noon.

While there was a large police and fire presence, officials said there was no real threat to the public.