Report a threat immediately to UCPD

Number at which phone call was received, or description of other means.

Person receiving call or message

Date and Time of call or message

Position of person receiving call or message

Make a note of the EXACT WORDING OF THE THREAT

Questions to Ask

  1. When is the bomb going to explode?
  2. Where is it right now?
  3. What does it look like?
  4. What kind of bomb is it?
  5. What will cause it to explode?
  6. Did you place the bomb?
  7. Why?
  8. Where are you now?
  9. What is your name?
  10. What is your address?

Background Sounds

  • Street
  • Voices
  • PA System
  • Music
  • House Noises
  • Motor
  • Machinery
  • Animal Noises
  • Clear Quality
  • Static or Interference
  • Long Distance or Local Call

Caller's Voice

  • Calm
  • Angry
  • Excited
  • Slow
  • Rapid
  • Soft
  • Loud
  • Laughter
  • Crying
  • Normal
  • Distinct
  • Slurred
  • Whispered
  • Nasal
  • Stutter
  • Lisp
  • Raspy
  • Deep
  • Clearing Throat
  • Cracking Voice
  • Disguised
  • Accent
  • Familiar

Threat Language

  • Well-spoken/Educated
  • Irrational
  • Incoherent
  • Foul
  • Message read by threat maker
  • Taped or recorded

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