Violent or Threatening Situation

Violence can happen at any time. In the event of violence or the threat of violence follow the following procedures:

Threat of Violence
  • Any threat of violence needs to be reported to the department of Department of Security as soon as possible.
  • Write down the information given for evidence
  • If threat is of immediate danger, notify Security immediately by dialing *7 from any campus phone.  Have them report to area stat or call 911 and report threat to police.
  • Stay calm
  • Do not provoke a response from individual(s)
Violent situation
  • Call 911 as soon as it is safe to do so
  • Notify security
  • Remain calm and cooperative
  • Do not threaten or provoke the aggressor(s)
  • Take shelter or leave the area quickly and quietly
  • Assist Police with information and follow their instructions
  • Write down information about the incident as soon as possible

Important ATSU Mesa Emergency Numbers

Security Office: *7 from any campus phone
Switchboard :– 0 -
Security Phone: 480-341-9075

Security *Emergencies Only*
(On Campus) *7 from any campus phone

Mesa Police: 
(On Campus) Dial 911 
(Off Campus) Dial 911