FBI Advisory

If you receive a suspicious letter or package

What should you do?

1 Handle with care - Donít shake or bump

2 Isolate and look for indicators

3 Donít Open, Smell or Taste

4 Treat it as Suspect!  Call 911

If parcel is open and/or a threat is identified . . .

For a Bomb

Evacuate Immediately
Call 911 (Police)
Contact local FBI

For Radiological

Limit Exposure - Donít Handle
Distance (Evacuate area)
Shield yourself from object
Call 911 (Police)
Contact local FBI

For Biological or Chemical

Isolate - Donít Handle
Call 911 (Police)
Wash your hands with soap and warm water
Contact local FBI

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