(THUNDER BAY, ON) – The Thunder Bay Police Service says that they had to take their non-emergency phone line out of service today as part of dealing with a “Cyber Security Threat”.
During the course of the situation unfolding, the police’s 911 line was still active and officers were still able to respond to calls.
The non-emergency number, 807-684-1200, was put back into service by 3:00 pm today.
Police say that the Cyber Security Threat was isolated to the Thunder Bay Police Service Station, and was dealt with by their technology staff.
Police are tight-lipped about the details about what happened during this presumed hacker attack.
We will update you as more information becomes available.