Active Shooter/Hostile Intruder

HOW TO RESPOND WHEN AN ACTIVE SHOOTER IS IN YOUR VICINITY

(You must quickly determine the most reasonable way to protect your own life)

1. Evacuate

  1. Have an escape route and plan in mind
  2. If youcan safely exit the building, do so and run to a secure location
  3. Leave your belongings behind
  4. Keep your hands visible as you exit the building
  5. Once at a safe location, call 911 (9-911, if using a campus phone) and report what you know.

2. Hide Out

  1. If you cannot exit the building safely, you should Shelter In Place
  2. Move into your room, a classroom, or office and lock the door
  3. Barricade the door by placing desks/chairs in front of the hallway door
  4. Cover any windows or openings that have a direct line of sight into the hallway
  5. Turn off lights and seek shelter behind/under chairs or desks
  6. Remain calm and as quiet as possible
  7. When it is SAFE to do so, call 911 (9-911, if using a campus phone) and report what you see/hear
  8. Keep the classroom/room secure until police arrive

3. Take Action

  1. As a last resort and only when your life is in imminent danger
  2. Spread out using desks and chairs as protection
  3. Attempt to incapacitate the shooter as a group
  4. Act with aggression by throwing items at the shooter  and rush the shooter as a group to disarm him/her

INFORMATION YOU SHOULD PROVIDE WHEN CALLING 911

  1. Location of the active shooter (building and floor)
  2. Number of shooters (if more than one)
  3. Physical description of shooter(s)
  4. Number and type of weapons held by the shooter(s)
  5. Number of potential victims at the location

HOW TO RESPOND WHEN LAW ENFORCEMENT ARRIVES ON THE SCENE

  1. Remain calm and follow officer’s instructions
  2. Immediately raise your hands and spread your fingers
  3. Keep your hands visible at all times
  4. Avoid making quick movements toward officers
  5. Avoid pointing, screaming or yelling
  6. Follow all commands while you are removed from the scene

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