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Bomb Threat

If There Is An Explosion

 

Bomb Threat by Telephone

If you Receive a Bomb Threat by Telephone

Ask:

Caller’s Voice:

  • Calm
  • Slow
  • Loud
  • Stutter
  • Rapid
  • Soft
  • Laughter
  • Disguised
  • Deep breathing
  • Accent
  • Lisp
  • Cracked
  • Cough
  • Nervous
  • Nasal
  • Raspy
  • Angry
  • Excited
  • Deep
  • Clearing throat
  • Normal
  • Distinct
  • Crying
  • Slurred
  • Ragged
  • Speech impediment
  • Whispering
  • Familiar (if so, who did it sound like)?

If Known:

Background Sounds:

  • Street noises
  • Animal noises
  • Car sounds
  • PA system
  • Music
  • Static
  • Factory machinery
  • Other machinery
  • Other voices
  • House noises
  • No noise at all
  • Other (please specify)

Location:

Can you tell if the call is:

Bomb Threat Language:

  • Incoherent
  • Foul
  • Taped
  • Articulate
  • Message read by threat maker
  • Irrational

Related Resources:

Bomb Threat Checklist