Bomb threats shut down NSW schools

NEW South Wales police are evacuating schools following a potential bomb threat.

Seven News is reporting schools in Woolooware, Ulladulla, Richmond, Penrith and Mona Vale students are affected.

The students and staff at Woolooware high School have been sent to nearby Shark Park as police attend.

NSW Police are investigating and working with the state's Department of Education, according to a statement.

"Police are warning that making such threats is a criminal offence and every effort will be made the identify (those) responsible."


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