If you observe a suspicious object or potential bomb on campus, DO NOT HANDLE THE OBJECT! Clear the area and immediately call the Department of Public Safety at extension 6300 (after hours at 918-533-1243). Attempt to gather the following information and write the information down as the Caller says it. Have a co-worker relay the information to NEO DPS while you are talking to the Caller:

Questions To Ask

  • When is the bomb going to explode?
  • Where is the bomb right now?
  • What kind of bomb is it?
  • What does the bomb look like?
  • Why did you place the bomb?
  • What is your name?

Exact wording of the Caller.

Impressions of Caller:
______ Sex ______Race ______Accent
______ Child ______ Young Adult ______ Older Adult
Exact Time of Call: ______A.M. ______ P.M.

Callers Voice:
______ Calm ______Angry ______ Excited ______ Slow _______ Rapid
______ Soft _______Loud ______ Laughter ______ Crying _______ Normal
______ Low Pitched _______ Distinct ______ Slurred ______ Lisp _______ Cursing
______ High Pitched _______ Stutter ______ Nasal ______ Raspy _______ Deep
______ Ragged _______ Disguised ______ Accent ______ Deep Breathing
______ Familiar _______Cracking Voice

If voice is familiar, who did it sound like? __________________________________________________________

Background Noise:
_______ Quiet ________Static _________Voices ________Street Noise
_______ Motor ________Dishes _________Office Machines ________Music
_______ Machinery ________Clear _________Animal Noises ________Local
_______ PA System ________Long Distance _______House Noises
_______Other _________________________________________________________________________
Your Name _________________________________________________________________________________
Your Department _____________________________________________________________________________
Your Telephone Number _______________________________________________________________________

  1. The Department of Public Safety will conduct a detailed bomb search. Employees may be requested to make a cursory inspection of their area for suspicious objects and to report the location to the DPS DO NOT TOUCH THE OBJECT!
  2. Do not activate the building alarm, as this will be done at the discretion of the Campus Police Department. If activated, THE BUILDING ALARM RINGS ONLY IN THE BUILDING.
  3. When you are told to leave by the Department of Public Safety, walk quickly to the nearest marked exit and alert others to do the same.
  5. Once outside, move to a clear area away from the affected building(s). Keep streets and walkways clear for emergency vehicles and personnel.
  6. If requested assist the Department of Public Safety.
  7. DO NOT RETURN TO AN EVACUATED BUILDING unless directed to do so by the DPS.