Personal threat

Personal threat

If you encounter a violent or threatening person:

  • Do not argue or provoke the person
  • Do not attempt to physically restrain the person
  • Back away from the person, so as to try to dissolve the situation
  • Avoid sudden moves, and do not surround the person
  • Make a mental note of the person's physical description - try to remember detailed information about clothes, descriptive marks, etc
  • If they have left the scene, be aware of where they were last seen
  • Call the Security Control Centre on 7112 or 9850 7112 and request assistance - provide brief details of the incident, along with a description of the suspect
  • Remember that your personal safety is the priority

 

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