CIEE Security Alert - London

Fri, 11/29/2019

According to local media reports, police officers shot and detained a suspect following a stabbing attack which left several people injured near London Bridge at 1400hrs local time on Friday, 29 November. The London Metropolitan Police have cordoned off the London Bridge area and nearby Borough Market and begun to evacuate nearby offices and businesses. The motive behind the attack remains unknown.

At this time, we have no reason to believe that any CIEE participants have been impacted by this incident.  We will continue to monitor the situation closely and remain in contact with our participants to ensure their ongoing safety.  If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to call us at 1-800-40-STUDY.