Bomb Threat


All bomb threats are to be immediately reports to the local Facilities department. Upon receipt of a bomb threat, Facilities personnel will immediately call 9-1-1 and then notify department staff and building security.

If speaking to the caller on the telephone:

  • Remain calm
  • Maintain communication with the caller, inquiring about their identity, location, and description of the device.
  • Advise someone else to notify Facilities and relay the information obtained.

If a suspicious item is found:

  • Do not touch, move or disturb the item.
  • Avoid using cell phone or radio communication.
  • Notify Facilities and/or building security and provide the location of the item.
  • Direct people away from the area until assistance arrives.