WSU Libraries


Call Public Safety

(313) 577-2222

Safety & Security Policies
and Procedures Manual


  • Take the victim (whether staff member or patron) to a private or quiet area if he/she is not already in a private or quiet area.
  • Library Staff will notify Monitors to secure the site of the alleged assault and keep other people away from it.
  • Call Public Safety (7-2222) and follow their instructions. Stay with the victim until Public Safety officers arrive. Assign a staff member to direct Public Safety to the area where victim is waiting.
  • Be aware of the possibilities of shock. Keep the victim warm and quiet.

See also the WSULS Policy on Sexual Assault

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Detroit, MI USA 48202
(313) 577-4023 / 5525 - fax