Bomb threat investigation at courthouse

Windsor Police Service News Update
Friday, September 15, 2023
Case #: 23-107838
Bomb threat investigation at courthouse 

Members of the Windsor Police Service Major Crimes Unit are currently investigating a bomb threat in the area of the Ontario Court of Justice and the Superior Court of Justice.

Today, at approximately 3:30 p.m., the Windsor Police Service received an online call for a report of a bomb threat in the 200 block of Chatham St. E . Officers quickly coordinated a perimeter and began a search of the area.

Through investigation, officers determined that the area was safe and the bomb call was unfounded. 

This continues to be an ongoing investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the Windsor Police Service Major Crimes Unit at 519-255-6700, ext. 4830. They can also contact Windsor & Essex County Crime Stoppers anonymously at 519-258-8477 (TIPS) or online at
For further information:
Contact the WPS Corporate Communication Unit's Public Information Officer at (519) 255-6700 ext. 4462.

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Constable Bianca Jackson
Corporate Communications Unit
Windsor Police Service - Headquarters
Windsor, Ontario, Canada
Office: (519) 255-6700 ext. 4462

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