Statements

Statement following the deaths of three people at Epsom College on Sunday morning

06 February 2023

Police and Crime Commissioner Lisa Townsend said: “I was shocked and saddened to learn of the awful incident at Epsom College at the weekend and I want to offer my deepest sympathies to the family and friends of those who lost their lives.

“These events will no doubt have a profound and lasting impact on both the staff and students at the college and the wider local community. My heart goes out to all those affected by this terrible and tragic incident.

“Our Surrey Police teams are carrying out a thorough investigation to establish the exact circumstances of what took place. There will be an increased presence in the area over the coming days to provide reassurance to the community and I have offered any support my office can give.”

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