KPD e-News Release: Notification of Issue with KingsportPDBlog

Kingsport Police Department

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NEWS RELEASE
SUBJECT: Notification of Issue with KingsportPDBlog
DATE: September 2, 2014
GENERAL NARRATIVE
NOTICE: Apparently an email account linked to the Official Blog of the Kingsport Police Department has been hacked, which resulted in an unsolicited SPAM e-mail being posted to our blog page. We apologize for this issue. We have removed the unsolicited posting from our blog, and we are looking into ways to increase security measures to prevent this problem from occurring in the future.
RELEASING OFFICER
Thomas M. Patton, Public Information Officer

Kingsport Police Department Professional Standards Unit