Tag Archives: white powder letter

Hazmat at Harwich Fire Station

Update : From the Harwich Fire Department: Earlier today a Harwich Resident brought an envelope to the public safety complex that contained a white powder. The Harwich Fire Department requested a Tier 1 response (minor) from the Massachusetts HazMat Team to evaluate the substance. After a thorough investigation it was determine that the substance was not harmful and that the letter had ...

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White powder substance spills on deputy, prompts HAZMAT response

HMN- White powder continues to be a response concern for members across the country. According to News 4 the spill prompted a hazmat response. TUCSON –Pima County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a hazardous materials situation in the Catalina Foothills Tuesday afternoon. Deputies responded to the shopping center located on the northeast corner of River and Craycroft Roads at approximately 1:45 p.m. ...

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Powdery substance sent to ORLANDO ORCO building week after mayor says she received death threat letter

ORLANDO, Fla. – A suspicious “white powdery substance” was found Tuesday in a letter addressed to Mayor Teresa Jacobs at the Orange County Administration Building, officials said. But the letter wasn’t the first. Another letter Jacobs received about a week ago also included a death threat, Jacobs told Channel 9. She did not elaborate on what the letter said. Tuesday’s ...

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‘Threatening letter’ to Ak Capitol HazMat Responds

HMN- Arkansas Hazmat responded to the capital. How are the suspicious package calls handled post 9/11 vs. November  2016 in your jurisdiction? News from thv11.com   LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) — A threatening letter was sent to unidentified office at the Arkansas State Capitol on Friday. Around 3 p.m., Little Rock police and fire departments, Pulaski County sheriff’s office, Hazardous ...

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Man scatters white powder in Jersey City courtroom, triggers hazmat response

HMN-The white powder is still a common call  in the Nation! This story from Jersey City and NJ.com    JERSEY CITY — A man scattering a white powder in a courtroom in the Hudson County Administration Building has triggered a response from the Jersey City Fire Department to determine if the substance is dangerous, officials said. When the incident occurred, the man ...

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More suspicious letters found in Atlantic City amid Trenton anthrax scare

HMN- White powder calls continue across the nation. This story comes to us from The Trentonian TRENTON- On the heels of an anthrax scare that shut down the Mercer County criminal courthouse, two more letters containing suspicious substances were discovered this week at an Atlantic City casino and post office, authorities said Thursday. The FBI and the State Police’s Joint ...

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Employees quarantined Tuesday at Caesars Atlantic City after being exposed to substance

HMN- Atlantic City Fire Dept Hazmat responded after a package containing a  powdery substance was reported near the executive offices of Caesars Hotel Casino.     ATLANTIC CITY — Several employees were quarantined Tuesday at Caesars Atlantic City after being exposed to a substance inside an envelope in a fourth-floor executive office. The incident began just before 2 p.m. inside the ...

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