All 911 phone and radio systems remain operational as the County makes progress toward restoring the computer-aided dispatch (CAD) system. The County of Bucks continues to investigate the cybersecurity incident causing an extended outage of the Emergency Communications’ Department’s CAD system.
Although limited information can be shared due to the ongoing nature of the investigation, the County is working closely with its public safety and law enforcement partners. The County has shared with its local, state and federal partners that the ransomware “Akira” is involved so that they can have situational awareness and review their own systems.
The County continues to work closely with third-party experts to conduct a thorough investigation. Additional updates will be provided as appropriate.
Media Contact: Eric Nagy, 215-348-6415, [email protected]