Statement regarding hoax email
Forcewide: Please read
13 Apr 2018
Detective Chief Inspector Stewart Miller said: “We’ve been made aware of a hoax email sent to schools in the force area this morning 13 April 2018.
“We want to categorically reassure parents and children, staff and the wider public that this a non-credible threat that has been sent nationwide.
“Our primary concern is to ensure that schools are given guidance, up-to-date information and reassurance and above all that everyone is safe.
“Community officers have already been sent to schools to provide that reassurance.”