15 May 2019
Three have been named: Sunway University, Taylor’s College and Monash University.
14 May 2019
Sunway University lodges report over threats made on social media
Tuesday, 14 May 2019
PETALING JAYA: Sunway University has lodged a police report over threats aimed at private colleges and universities being circulated on social media.
Sunway Education Group and Sunway University senior executive director Elizabeth Lee (pic) said they have reported the matter to the authorities.
“(The authorities) are monitoring the situation. Please be assured that our students and staff safety and security remain our priority wherever possible and our own security enforcement agencies are alerted on the situation,” she said in a statement on Tuesday (May 14).
Lee encouraged the Sunway community to be aware of their surroundings and to inform security personnel or staff of suspicious person(s) or activities.
“We will be cooperating fully with them.
“We have heightened security on campus and will continue to be vigilant in ensuring the safety of our people and campus,” it said when contacted.
Sunway University tightens security following online terror threat
Sunway University is currently working with police and other authorities to tighten its security measures. – Sunway University website, May 14, 2019.
SUNWAY University has tightened its security measures following recent anonymous terror threats posted on social media against the campus.
“We are monitoring the situation and are now working with police and other authorities,” a university spokesperson told The Malaysian Insight.