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Safety & Security

Emergency Alert System

The Office of Public Safety has installed two tall siren alert towers in the vicinity of the Athletics & Fitness Center and the Maintenance building. There are four pre-programmed messages with the facility that could be broadcast in the event of an emergency:

  • CODE RED -- THIS IS A CODE REDALERT -- THERE IS AN UNKNOWN INTRUDER ON CAMPUS. PLEASE GO TO THE NEAREST BUILDING AS QUICKLY AS POSSIBLE. ALL CAMPUS BUILDINGS ARE GOING INTO LOCK DOWN MODE IMMEDIATELY. STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS. DO NOT GO TO ANY COMMON AREA OF A BUILDING. THIS IS A CODE RED ALERT.
  • ATTENTION -- THIS IS A SEVERE WEATHER WARNING. A STRONG LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY LIGHTNING IS APPROACHING THE CLAYTON STATE UNIVERSITY AREA. PREPARE TO TAKE SHELTER IMMEDIATELY.
  • ATTENTION -- THERE IS A TORNADO WATCH FOR THE CLAYTON STATE UNIVERSITY AREA. THE CONDITIONS ARE RIGHT FOR A TORNADO TO FORM. PREPARE TO TAKE SHELTER. IF THE CONDITIONS CHANGE FROM A WATCH TO A WARNING, ANOTHER MESSAGE WILL BE BROADCAST.
  • CODE RED -- A TORNADO HAS BEEN SPOTTED IN THE IMMEDIATE AREA. TAKE SHELTER IMMEDIATELY. STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS.

Homeland Security

Security on Campus

Police Tip Line

Location: Edgewater Hall Room 207

Phone: (678) 466-4050

Fax: (678) 466-4269