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Personal Threat, Assault or Civil Disturbance

PERSONAL THREAT, ASSAULT OR CIVIL DISTURBANCE

Personal threat or assault includes threatening behavior that is deemed threatening or harmful by another individual.


STALKING:
  • Call 911 and seek the safety of others.
  • Do not confront alleged stalker.
  • Take note of physical characteristics and other identifiers that you can report to the Department of Campus Safety & Security.

ASSAULT:
  • Call 911.
  • Remain with victim until emergency assistance arrives provided it is safe to do so.

REPORT OF RELATIONSHIP VIOLENCE:
  • Call 911 to report a domestic disturbance, a medical emergency or immediate threat.
  • Support may be found at “CAVA” or “REACHOUT”, (315) 265-2422.

CIVIL DISTURBANCE: Civil disturbances include riots, demonstrations, threatening individuals, crimes in progress, or assemblies that have become significantly disruptive.
  • Call 911.
  • Avoid provoking or obstructing demonstrators.
  • Secure your area (lock doors, safes, files, vital records, and expensive equipment).
  • Avoid area of disturbance.
  • Monitor university communication sources for instructions and updates.
  • Continue with normal routines as much as possible.
  • If the disturbance is outside, stay away from doors or windows. STAY INSIDE!
  • Prepare for evacuation or relocation.