Hold and Secure Lifted

At approximately 2:00 PM on February 1, 2018 the Medicine Hat Police Service received a report of a potential safety concern regarding specific students that attend St Patrick’s School and Notre Dame Academy. As a result both schools were placed in a brief Hold and Secure from approximately 2:15 to 2:45 PM this afternoon. Once officers investigated they were able to determine the concern was unwarranted and the Hold and Secure was lifted. There is no further risk to the community and no further information will be released.

Media Contact:
Sgt Mike Fischer
Community Safety Unit
Medicine Hat Police Service
Ph: 403-529-8451