Online Threats Received Throughout The Region Under Investigation
Thursday December 13th, 2018
Posted at 5:05pm
OPP report that officers have responded to multiple occurrences involving online messages sent to businesses, organizations and government offices on Thursday, December 13th, 2018 in southwestern Ontario.
Police say that at this time the threats contained within the messages appear to be unfounded, and similar reports have been received in other areas of the province and the United States. The situation continues to be monitored and investigations are underway.
OPP are reminding everyone to remain vigilant whether online or out in the community. Never provide personal information or access to your computer or devices. Do not respond to demands. Report all suspicious activity immediately to police by calling 1-888-310-1122.