Back to Report It!

Report a Bomb Threat 

Phone: 911    Cell: *78
458-3311  if  Not  Urgent

Remember... Explanation... Example...
Activity What is happening.  Examples. "Bomb threat...
Location Where did it happen?  Address best, street intersection OK, "400 yards west of Walmart" if you have to. Pete's Steak House, 504 1st Ave...
EMS Injuries that require immediate response by Emergency Medical Services (ie ambulance) injuries...
When did this occur?  In progress?  

Is anyone assisting?

...received 10 minutes ago, we are evacuating building...
Suspect How notified?  

After calling in the report, be sure to fill out the FBI Bomb Threat Form while the details are still fresh.

...we were notified by telephone.  Male voice, foreign accent.  Said there was a bomb hidden in the store and hung up.  Didn't recognize the voice."

Answer Dispatcher questions as clearly as possible!

OPTIONAL things you can do to help: 

    1) Identify yourself by name when you call in

    2) If activity is in progress, you may be asked to stay on the phone

    3) Call 911 with updates if situation changes

    4) Wait for arrival of police.

Bomb Threat Procedures & Checklist

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