Bomb Threats - Packages/Written

Mail bombs or bomb threats may be received by a number of means including standard mail, package delivery service or truck.

If you receive a written threat or suspicious parcel:

  • Remain Calm.
  • Notify 9-911 immediately.
  • Do not attempt to open the parcel. If suspicious parcel has already been opened save all packing materials.
  • Do not place the article in water or a confined space such as a desk drawer.
  • Do not go near it or touch it.
  • Do not let anyone go near it or touch it.
  • Do not use a portable radio within 100 feet of the package.
  • Write down any pertinent information such as details concerning the delivery and receipt of the package, suspicious odor, etc.
  • Always err on the side of caution. If you feel that the parcel may indeed be an explosive device, calmly alert individuals in your area to leave quietly and contact 9-911 immediately.

For Bomb Threats Dial: 9-911

Then Notify Facilities Services #8173