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Threatening or Disruptive Indiviuals

  1. Who is a threatening individual?
  2. * An individual who makes threats of physical harm to you, others or themselves.
  3. What action should I take?
  4. Retreat to a safe location and warn others to stay away if possible.
  5. Contact OUPD at 911
  6. Give campus location with a brief explanation of the situation. Answer dispatcher’s questions. Stay on the phone until the police arrive.
    * Take note of the individual’s age, personal appearance, clothing, vehicle or any other information that would help identify the individual.

 

  1. Who is a disruptive individual?
    • • An individual who behaves in a bizarre manner or exhibits unstable behavior patterns.
    • An individual who appears to be intoxicated or under the influence of a controlled substance.
  2. What action should I take?
    A. Contact OUPD at 405-325-1911 or 911.
    B. Give your name and campus location with a brief explanation of the situation.
    C. Take note of the individual’s age, personal appearance, clothing, vehicle or any other information that would help identify the individual.
    D. Anytime you fear for your safety, retreat to a safe location until police arrive