Pasadena City College, Home of the PCC Lancers

Bomb Threats

If notified to evacuate because of a bomb threat:

  1. Follow the directions of emergency personnel.
  2. Turn off any cell phones and do not use radio communication.
  3. Take personal belongings with you.
  4. Before you leave, make a cursory inspection of your area for any unfamiliar/suspicious items. DO NOT touch any suspicious packages. Report any suspicious item to a Police Officer or other emergency responders.
  5. Do not turn on or off lights; leave light switches in their position. Turn off electrical equipment if time permits.
  6. DO NOT change the setting of your thermostat. Leave it in the position that it is in.
  7. Leave doors and windows open.