Suspicious Letters or Packages

Clipart DANGER!FBI ADVISORY

If you receive a suspicious letter or package: Don't handle, shake, bump or drop. Don't open, smell or taste

Call 911 and call Campus Police (805) 378-1455

LETTERS – Look for

  • Misspelled words
  • Addressed to Title only/Incorrect Title
  • Badly typed or written
  • No return address
  • Restrictive markings
  • Possibly mailed from a foreign country
  • Excessive postage

PACKAGES– Look for

  • Any characteristics from list above
  • Protruding wires
  • Lopsided or uneven shape
  • Strange odor
  • Oily stains, discolorations or crystallization
  • Excessive tape or string

If Parcel is open and/or a threat is identified:

BOMB – RADIOLOGICAL – BIOLOGICAL - CHEMICAL

  • Evacuate Immediately
  • Call Police #911
    Call Local FBI
    Call Campus Police (805) 378-1455