VIOLENT, DISRUPTIVE, DEMONSTRATIONS
In the event that a violent demonstration in which injury to persons or property occurs or
appears eminent, the President, Provost, Vice President for Administration, and the Vice
President for Student Development shall be notified.
During Business Hours
In coordination with VPA, the Birmingham Police Department shall
be notified by the Campus Police to photograph the events.
The VPA or designee will determine the need for a photographer to
report to an advantageous position to photograph the events.
The President, VPA and other College officials who are deemed
necessary shall consult to determine the need for an injunction.
The BSC Campus Police will provide the BPD with a portable radio
to serve as communication between the two agencies.
After Business Hours
The Campus Police shall be immediately notified of the disturbance.
The Campus Police, including the shift supervisor, shall investigate
the matter and report and notify the Chief of Campus Police,
Campus Police Deputy Chief, and the VPA. In their absence, the
President or his designee will be contacted.
The VPA will:
Report the circumstances to the President.
Notify key administrators and if appropriate, the
administrator for the building affected.
Notify the Director of Office of Communications.
Arrange for a photographer.
THE CAMPUS POLICE CHIEF SHALL RESERVE THE RIGHT TO REQUEST
ASSISTANCE FROM THE BIRMINGHAM POLICE DEPARTMENT OR
ELSEWHERE WITHOUT COUNSEL FROM OTHERS IF IT IS DEEMED
ESSENTIAL TO THE SAFETY OF PERSONS INVOLVED.