Home News and Politics Shocking Bomb Scare Triggers Terrifying Code Black Chaos at Peterborough Regional Health Centre – Unbelievable!

Shocking Bomb Scare Triggers Terrifying Code Black Chaos at Peterborough Regional Health Centre – Unbelievable!

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Shocking Bomb Scare Triggers Terrifying Code Black Chaos at Peterborough Regional Health Centre – Unbelievable!

Bomb Threat at Peterborough Regional Health Centre Declared Unfounded

A Code Black was declared at the Peterborough Regional Health Centre on Tuesday morning due to a reported bomb threat. The hospital immediately initiated emergency procedures and contacted the police. A perimeter lockdown was put in place, allowing only patients accessing the hospital through the emergency department, where they were screened before entry.

The individual who made the bomb threat contacted the hospital around 11:15 a.m. for which a Code Black was immediately declared. The Peterborough Police Service responded to the situation and conducted an investigation, ultimately determining that the threat was unfounded. Police assured the public that there is no concern for public safety.

At around 1 p.m., the hospital provided an update stating that the police were conducting a complete search of the building. They confirmed that there is no immediate risk to hospital staff or patients. The perimeter lockdown remained in place for incoming patient and visitor traffic, with patients only allowed to enter through the emergency department after being screened.

The hospital advised all patients and family members to delay their visit until the situation was resolved. The safety of their patients and staff remains the hospital’s top priority. They promised to keep the community informed as more information becomes available.

Source: Global News

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