MV PD Safety Tips
What to do when witnessing a crime
- Most important is to stay calm so that you can think.
- Remember that your personal safety is the number one priority.
- If you are not directly involved in the incident, keep it that way.
- Be the best witness you can. Try to memorize or write down details of what you are seeing, if it can be done safely.
- When reporting information to dispatch, stay calm, patient and answer the dispatcher's questions.