Media Availability - Explosion - Saskatoon Provincial Court House

A media availability will be held at 11:30 a.m., March 30, 2017, at the SPS Headquarters in the Media Room (off the lobby).


Police and Fire Dept. personnel are on the scene of an explosion at the Saskatoon Provincial Court House.  The initial call came in just after 11:00 PM.  Investigators are dealing with what they believe is the detonation of an improvised explosive device.  There are reports of some minor damage to the exterior of the building.  There are no injuries.

Members of the SPS Explosive Disposal Unit are on scene as well as a bomb detection trained SPS K9 team. No arrests have been made. Further information will be released as it comes available.

Anyone with any information on this incident is asked to contact the Saskatoon Police Service at 306-975-8300 or Saskatoon CrimeStoppers at 1-800-222-8477. 

(Occurrence Number: 17-29605)