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UCPD warns about 'anonymous, non-specific' bomb threat

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A Nixle alert sent out by UCPD on Thursday stated that UC Berkeley had received an “anonymous, non-specific” bomb threat. The alert additionally advised the community to remain vigilant and immediately report other related concerns.

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City News Editor

FEBRUARY 25, 2021

UC Berkeley received an “anonymous, non-specific” bomb threat Thursday afternoon, according to a UCPD Nixle alert released the same day.

The alert advised the campus community to immediately report other related concerns or suspicious packages or items discovered on campus. As of press time, there is “no reason” to believe any explosives have been sent to or placed on campus, according to the alert.

Additionally, the alert cautioned the community to “stay vigilant” and contact UCPD at 510-642-6760 for any reports.

Check back for updates.

Thao Nguyen is the city news editor. Contact her at [email protected] and follow her on Twitter at @tnguyen_dc.
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FEBRUARY 25, 2021


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