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Fire Alarms and Earthquakes "All Clear" Signals

Fires

In the event that a fire alarm is sounded at one of our campus facilities, the building must be checked to determine that it is safe before students and staff are allowed to re-enter. Only designated employees from the Sheriff's Department, Campus & Parking Services, Building Marshal Program or Maintenance can give the "all clear" signal before the building is reopened for use.

If you know that a fire alarm was tripped accidentally, please immediately contact Campus & Parking Services at (619) 644-7654. Please visit our Emergency Information Page to learn more about Fires.

Earthquakes

In the event that an earthquake occurs which effects one of our campuses, the building much be checked to determine that it is safe before students and staff are allowed to re-enter and resume operations. Only a qualified engineer may give the "all clear" signal before entering the building. Only designated employees from District or Campus Facilities Departments may notify employees of the Sheriff's Department or CAPS to allow people back into the building for use.

Please visit our Emergency Information Page to learn more about what to do in an earthquake.

Public Safety Contact Numbers

Call 911 in an emergency

  • Life-threatening situation
  • Medical emergency
  • Crime in progress
  • Fire
  • Major disturbance
  • Crime report
  • Request for police presence to deal with potentially-disruptive person

Sheriff's Non-Emergency Line

Call 858-565-5200

  • Reporting a break in that occurred in the past
  • Reporting vehicle damage
  • Reporting suspicious situations that are non-threatening
  • Any non-life threatening issue

Call Extension 7654 or (619) 644-7654 for Campus and Parking Services

  • Automobile assistance
  • Parking
  • Lost & Found
  • Safety Escort
  • Room Unlock/Lock

No matter what number you call, the person who answers the phone will make sure you get the appropriate response that you need.

 A printable version of the Public Safety contact numbers is also available.

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