UPDATED: Governor Wolf Statement on Attacks in Paris; Wolf Administration Reminds Pennsylvanians to be Vigilant, Report Suspicious Activity

November 13, 2015

Updated: November 14, 2015, 11:36 AM
Posted: November 13, 2015, 7:40 PM

Harrisburg, PA – In the wake of the attacks last evening in Paris, the Wolf Administration reminds Pennsylvanians to be vigilant and report suspicious activity to law enforcement.

There remains no known imminent threat to the commonwealth or its citizens. However, the Office of Homeland Security advises that police in Philadelphia have announced increased security for the weekend and citizens may experience increased security in other areas of the commonwealth as a result of the attacks. Pennsylvanians should be vigilant, remain patient and be respectful towards law enforcement.

Pennsylvania State Police are encouraging the public to report suspicious activity to 1 (888) 292-1919 or tips@pa.gov. Additionally, State Police also have a smartphone app to help citizens report suspicious activity. The “See Something, Send Something” app is available at no cost for iPhone and Android users.

If any citizens feel like they are in imminent danger or emergency, they should always call 9-1-1 immediately.

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Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf released the following statement on the attacks in Paris:

“On behalf of all Pennsylvanians, Frances and I extend our deepest condolences to the French people and all those affected by these horrific acts of violence. Our thoughts and prayers are with victims of this heartbreaking tragedy and their families.

“At this time, law enforcement reports no credible or increased threat to Pennsylvanians. The Pennsylvania State Police and Office of Homeland Security are in communication with the FBI and other federal agencies regarding the attacks in Paris and are continuing to monitor the situation for any changes.”

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