What Should You Do

silence your phone

There are many new mobile apps that are now available to for Active Shooter situations.

  • Lock the door.
  • Silence your cell phone and/or pager and active your emergency app if yon have one.
  • Turn off any source of noise (i.e., radios, televisions).
  • Hide behind large items (i.e., cabinets, desks).
  • Remain quiet!
  • If evacuation and hiding out are not possible still remain calm.
  • Dial 911, if possible, to alert police to the active shooter’s location.
  • If you cannot speak, leave the line open and allow the dispatcher to listen.