How to respond to bomb threats on campus

Education security experts share best practices

"It’s extremely important. It’s almost the most important thing," said Lang. "If you’ve never talked or met with half of the first responders who are going to ultimately be at your doorstep when one of these things happens, you’re way behind the curve here on getting a legitimate response. Because if you don’t have that working relationship, many agencies will just walk in and tell you what to do versus having a cooperative relationship where you can assist them and they can assist you."