Suspicious Person Guide

Suspicious Person Guide

Whether you are on or off campus, you should be aware of your surroundings. This contributes to the collective safety of your students, staff and community members. Knowing what to do if you witness behavior that seems suspicious is critical. By sharing these best practices across your campus, you are helping to maintain a safe campus environment and community.

If you encounter someone who looks like they don’t belong, no one factor is a certain indicator of a problem, but you can take steps to decide whether someone seems suspicious or not. This is a decision only you can make in light of the circumstances, safety considerations and your personal comfort level. If you remain suspicious, trust your instincts.

Learn more tips on how to identify and handle a suspicious person in your area when you download our free Suspicious Person Tip Sheet.