Emergencies

In the event of an emergency, call (916) 558-2221 and press zero, or call 911.

Emergency Preparedness

It is important that all Los Rios students and employees are prepared for a variety of emergency situations. Use the resources below to learn what to do in an emergency.

What to Do in an Emergency

Emergency Procedures

Emergency Procedures

Our offices and colleges have emergency procedures in place to address potential emergency situations. Learn what steps to take in an emergency.

Emergency Procedures

Evacuation Procedures

Evacuation Procedures

Evacuations are directed by Los Rios Police or college officials. Building evacuation routes are posted in hallways of all multi-story buildings.

Evacuation Procedures

Shelter-in-Place Procedures

Shelter-in-Place Procedures

Shelter-in-place means taking refuge in an interior room with no or few windows. In some cases, it may be safer to shelter-in-place than to evacuate.

Shelter in Place

Emergency Procedures

Power Failure or Elevator Malfunction

In the event of a power failure, most buildings have emergency lighting that will turn on automatically. If asked to evacuate, then use the...

Earthquake

In the event of an earthquake, take cover, stay away from windows, and wait for instructions from police or college officials.

Sexual Assault or Rape

If you are the victim of – or witness – sexual assault, then call the police and seek medical attention. Our colleges offer resources for...

Training and Safety

It is the job of Los Rios Police Department (LRPD) to protect our students, employees, and visitors – but campus safety is still a shared responsibility!

If you see or hear something unusual or suspicious, call the police at (916) 558-2221. By taking this shared responsibility seriously, we all help create a safe environment that fosters teaching and learning.

General Safety Tips