Agressive Behavior Or Armed Assault

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    IF ANY INDIVIDUAL IS DISPLAYING AGGRESSIVE BEHAVIOR OR THREATENING TO HARM SOMEONE OR SELF:

     

    CALL 9-1-1

    • State: "This is an emergency"

    • REMAIN CALM and give your name, location (building, room number), nature of emergency and phone number you are calling from

    • DO NOT HANG UP unless there is no further information being required or unless there is an immediate threat to your safety

    • Call Security AFTER you call 9-1-1

    WHAT TO DO WHILE WAITING FOR HELP:

    • Listen. Avoid any physical contact and allow the student to talk.

    • Assist. Provide a quiet atmosphere, minimize environmental stimulation. Give the student some space. Ask the student what or who may be helpful.

    • Recognize. Know your limitations. 

    WHAT TO DO IN THE EVENT OF A HOSTAGE SITUATION OR ARMED ASSAULT:

    • Initiate shelter-in-place until evacuation orders are received from authorities.

    HOW TO SHELTER-IN-PLACE DURING A HOSTAGE SITUATION OR ARMED ASSAULT:

    • Turn off lights.

    • Close all doors to the outside.

    • Close and lock all windows.

    • Seek shelter away from window s and doors.

    • Stay as low to the floor as possible, trying to stay out of the line of sight of the perpetrators).

    • Remain silent and still.

    • DO NOT draw attention to yourself or others.