Emergency Operations Plan (EOP)
Active Shooter procedure
If you hear gunfire:
The first course of action is to take cover. Your best chance to avoid
injury is to remove yourself from sight. This can be done in several ways
If confronted while seated in an office or classroom, immediately fall to
When walking down a hallway, look for an open room in which to hide.
Remember to close, lock and/or barricade doorways; turn off lights and hide.
If a room has shades or curtains, close them.
When outdoors, get behind a tree, wall, or fence; lie down and wait for
If caught in an open parking lot, hide behind the front wheel/engine area of
the nearest vehicle.
Use a telephone or cell phone to contact local authorities at 9-1-1, or contact
the Santa Clarita Sheriff Station directly by calling (661) 255-1121.
Be prepared to give these most important pieces of information:
Location such as campus, building name, floor and room number where you are
Describe the shooter, if possible; clothing description will help the police
locate the shooter.
Where is the shooter now? Where did you last see the shooter? What is the
shooter’s direction of travel?
Tell the dispatcher if you have any injuries or if anyone else needs medical
If you or others are wounded:
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