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  • Bomb Threat
  • Public Safety

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  • Bomb Threat

    If a bomb threat is received:

    • Stay calm.
    • If your phone has Caller ID, record the number displayed.
    • Gain the attention of someone else close-by and have that person call Public Safety (218.477.2449) from another campus phone. This call should be made out of hearing range of the caller.
    • Try to keep the caller on the phone long enough to complete the Bomb Threat Check  
    • Ask check sheet questions.
    • Work with arriving emergency personnel to assist them in evaluating the situation.
    • Assist emergency responders with a search of the area if requested.
    • Provide for an orderly evacuation only when ordered by emergency personnel.