The security alert at St Thomas’ Hospital, London, United Kingdom


At 11:07 am on the official Twitter account, Lambeth police inform they are dealing with a security alert at St Thomas’ Hospital.

  • Police say they are dealing with a security incident at St Thomas’ hospital in central London
  • Westminster Bridge and Lambeth Palace Road are closed for traffic
  • Lambeth Police: Police were called to St Thomas’ Hospital following a report of threats made by a male
  • Armed police expanding security cordon around the hospital
  • Police said they would provide more information when they know more (Check Updates)

Incident Updates:

  • Eyewitnesses report that half a dozen police cars have surrounded the hospital and patients, nurses and doctors are being blocked from entering the building (Source: Sputnik)
  • Lambeth Police: The hospital is not evacuated
  • Lambeth Police: The incident was stood down at approximately 10.30. There have been no arrests.
  • This was not treated as a terrorism incident.