News UPDATE: OPP Say Hold And Secure At Hearst Schools Due To Outside Threat SHARE ON: Nick Birnie, staff Tuesday, Nov. 6th, 2018 Photo of Ecole Catholique St-Louis in Hearst Photo Supplied UPDATE: Police placed a hold and secure on Hearst schools this afternoon. OPP Provincial Constable Stephanie Belec says at 1:50pm this afternoon police responded to a potential threat within the town. Belec says shortly after police recommended all schools in the area be placed under a hold and secure procedure due to an ongoing situation outside of the schools. She says at 3:45pm the hold and secure was officially lifted. Belec says the investigation is currently ongoing at this time.