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Monmouth University Alerts

Bomb Threat Checklist For Phoned Threats

Exact message received:

 

 

Name of person receiving call:

 

Time:

 

Date:

 

Caller’s Identity:
  • Male
  • Female
  • Adult
  • Juvenile
  • Approximate age:
Origin of Call: (if you can tell or ask)
  • Local
  • Long Distance
  • Booth
  • Internal (from within building)
Vocal Characteristics:
  • Loud
  • Soft
  • Pleasant
  • High-pitched
  • Deep
  • Raspy
  • Intoxicated
  • Other
Speech:
  • Fast
  • Slow
  • Distinct
  • Distorted
  • Nasal
  • Slurred
  • Stutter
  • Lisp
  • Other
Language:
  • Excellent
  • Good
  • Fair
  • Poor
  • Foul
  • Other
Accent:
  • Local
  • Not-local
  • Regional
  • Foreign
  • Other
Manner:
  • Calm
  • Angry
  • Emotional
  • Laughing
  • Rational
  • Irrational
  • Belligerent
  • Righteous
  • Coherent
  • Incoherent
Background Noises:
  • Machinery
  • Trains
  • Street
  • Office Machines
  • Quiet
  • Music
  • Voices
  • Party Atmosphere
  • Bedlam
  • Animals
  • Other

 

QUESTIONS TO ASK:

  1. When is the bomb going to explode? When will the device function? When will the release occur?
  2. What is the material involved? How much material is involved?
  3. Where is it right now?
  4. What does it look like? What kind of device is it?
  5. What will cause the device to function?
  6. Did you place the device? Why? Are there additional devices?
  7. What is your name? What is your address?