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El Camino College Police Department
Wednesday April 8th, 2015 :: 02:01 p.m. PDT


Campus Advisory

The ECC Police Department received notification today of an unsubstantiated threat against an unknown institution and an unknown library. The threat was via a social media channel, and has since been removed by an unknown source. ECC PD has notified all jurisdictions in the South Bay region of this threat.

The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department is investigating.
For your safety:

• If you see something, say something. By working together we all contribute to the safety of our college campus.

• Sign up to receive Nixle emergency alerts from ECC Campus Police, simply text 888777and type ECCPD (for ECC notifications) or CECPD (for Compton Center notifications). For more info on Nixle:

• In an emergency, contact Campus Police by calling 911 from a landline phone; 310-660-3100 from a cell phone; or use a campus “Code Blue” emergency phone.

• Have keys in hand before walking to your car

• Always be aware of your surroundings – remember the use of listening devices and cell phones may significantly distract you

• Don’t walk alone; use the buddy system

• Use cautious judgment: meet new people, including classmates or colleagues, in public places; do not get into a car or go to out-of-the-way places with someone you do not know

• Learn the location of “Code Blue” POLICE phones located throughout campus. These phones are directly linked to the college Police Department and are considered 911 priority lines. Students and staff are encouraged to utilize these phones for any emergency

• Use ECC Courtesy Shuttle operated by ECC Police from 6:00 p.m. to 10:30 p.m.; on-call 24 hours. Use one of the POLICE phones located throughout campus, or call campus police 310-660-3100 for this service.

• Night students and faculty are encouraged to park in the same general area as other faculty or students with night classes in their building; this provides the opportunity for a group of students and faculty to walk together to their cars after dark

• Immediately report any suspicious activity to campus police

• Be alert! Be prepared!

El Camino College Police Department
16007 Crenshaw Boulevard
Torrance, CA 90506

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 310-660-3100

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