Bomb Threat

A bomb threat, if received, must be taken seriously. If you find yourself receiving a bomb threat, follow the guide below.

Report all bomb threats immediately to 911

Most threats are made by telephone. If you receive a bomb threat telephone call:

  • Remain calm.
  • Keep the caller on the line as long as possible.
  • Write down the telephone number of the incoming call if it is displayed on the telephone.
  • Use this form to document the call.
  • Notify a supervisor or co-worker nearby via a note.

Questions to Ask:

  • When is the bomb going to explode?
  • Where is the bomb right now?
  • What kind of bomb is it?
  • How do you know about the bomb?
  • Why did you place the bomb?
  • Who are you?
  • Where are you calling from?

Download the Bomb Check List form and complete as much as possible!