Jul 202016

Stop Terrorism BEFORE It Strikes

What Suspicious Behaviors and Activities Should You Report?

  • People drawing or measuring important buildings.
  • Strangers asking questions about security or building security procedures.
  • Briefcase, suitcase, backpack, or package left behind.
  • Cars or trucks left in No Parking zones in front of important buildings.
  • Intruders in secure areas where they are not supposed to be.
  • Chemical smells or fumes that worry you.
  • People asking questions about sensitive information such as building blueprints, security plans, or VIP travel schedules without a right or need to know.
  • Purchasing supplies or equipment that can be used to make bombs or weapons or purchasing uniforms without having the proper credentials.


Important Places to Watch

  • Government buildings
  • Religious facilities
  • Amusement parks
  • Sports/Entertainment venues
  • High-rise buildings
  • Mass-gathering locations—parades, fairs, etc.
  • Schools
  • Hotels
  • Theaters
  • Shopping malls
  • Bridges
  • Public transportation

There is a lot more you should know, the complete list and many important details are available on LAPD Website: read them!

In short, if you report something suspicious to you that turns out to be insignificant, your report will be dismissed. BUT – if by chance – you report a real threat, YOU could save many innocent lives. Take your chances: be a hero! Download the iWATCH app and use it.