APPENDIX G

BOMB THREAT

TELEPHONE PROCEDURES

Text Box: Upon receipt of a bomb threat remember to:
1.  Remain Calm
2.  Listen – do not interrupt the caller
3.  Gather as much information as possible
4.  Notify supervision by prearranged signal when caller is on the line to contact the police.
5.  Inform the caller that detonation could cause injury or death
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  


 

NAME OF PERSON RECEIVING THE CALL: ______________________________________________________________________

DEPARTMENT: ___________________________ PHONE: _____________________

CALLER’S IDENTITY:                                  SEX:  Male _____   Female______

                                                                        Juvenile_____ Approximate Age _______

ORIGIN OF CALL:

Local                                       Long Distance                                               Booth            

Internal (from within campus?)                                 Internal Calls (note the extension)                            

 


 

                       BOMB FACTS

PRETEND DIFFICULTY WITH HEARING –KEEP CALLER TALKING;

 IF CALLER SEEMS AGREEABLE TO FURTHER CONVERSATION, ASK QUESTIONS LIKE:

 

When will it go off?                  Certain Hour ____________________________

Time Remaining_________________________

Where is it located?                Building________________________________   

What kind of bomb?               _______________________________________      

Where are you now?               _______________________________________      

How do you know so much about the bomb?   __________________________________

_______________________________________________________________________

What is your name and address? ____________________________________________

 

If building is occupied, inform caller that detonation could cause injury or death.

BOMB THREAT

ACTION TO TAKE IMMEDIATELY AFTER CALL

 
 

Did Caller appear familiar with campus or building by his description of the   bomb location?_______________

 

Notify supervision as instructed.  Talk to no one other than instructed by supervision.

 

Write out the message in its entirety and any other comments on a separate sheet of paper and attach to this checklist.

 

VOICE CHARACTERISTICS                                LANGUAGE                           BACKGROUND NOISES

                Loud                                                                       Excellent                                Factory Machines

                High Pitch                                                             Fair                                         Bedlam

                Raspy                                                                    Foul                                        Music

                Intoxicated                                                             Good                                      Office Machines

                Soft                                                                         Poor                                       Mixed

                Deep                                                                      Other                                      Street Traffic

                Pleasant                                                                                                                Trains

                Other                                                                                                                     Animals

                                                                                                                                             Quiet

                                                                                                                                             Voices

                                                                                                                                             Airplanes

                                                                                                                                             Party Atmosphere

SPEECH                                                                 MANNER

                Fast                                                                   Calm

                Distinct                                                              Rational

                Stutter                                                               Coherent

                Slurred                                                               Deliberate

                Slow                                                                  Righteous

                Distorted                                                            Angry

                Nasal                                                                 Irrational

                Lisp                                                                   Incoherent

                Other                                                                 Emotional

                                                                                         Laughing

 

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