(WEST REGION, ON) - Members of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) throughout West Region have responded to multiple occurrences involving online messages sent to businesses, organizations and government offices on Wednesday, December 13, 2018.
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.