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Suspicious Person/ Object

Suspicious Person

  • Do not physically confront the person.
  • Do not let anyone into a locked building/office.
  • Do not block the person’s access to an exit.
  • Call 9-1-1. Provide as much information as possible
    about the person and his or her direction of travel.

Suspicious Package

  • Do not touch or disturb the object.
  • Do not use cellular phones or two-way radios.
  • Call 9-1-1.
  • Notify your supervisor or instructor.
  • Be prepared to evacuate and take personal
    belongings with you.


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