In the event that you are the victim of a crime, observe a crime in progress, believe a crime may be in progress, or observe a suspicious person:

  • Do not attempt to apprehend or interfere with the possible criminal, except in cases of self-protection
  • If a life threatening emergency Call 9-1-1 first, then call the Campus Security at 995-1111
  • Provide your name, location, and a description of the incident
  • If safe to do so, remain where you are until contacted by a Security officer
  • A description of the suspect(s) would be useful. Note height, weight, sex, color, approximate age, clothing, method and direction of travel, and the person’s name, if known
  • If the suspect is entering a vehicle, note the license number, make, model, color, and any outstanding characteristics of the vehicle
  • Do not disturb the crime scene

This information along with a comprehensive list of other topics can be found at
employees.nmc.edu/depts/emergency-mngt-plan/