Wed Oct 17 14:11:42 2001
From: NMSU Police Department  

Subject: Safety and Security Concerns resulting from terrorism 

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Looking for information on how to handle suspicious mail?  How about information on anthrax or laboratory safety? 

In order to provide the campus community with reliable information during this time of national crisis, the NMSU Enviromental Health and Safety Office and the NMSU Police Department, in conjunction with the NMSU Fire Department and Mail Services, have teamed together to provide a website with information, links, and contact information for use by the faculty, staff, and students of our university.

The website is available at and contains a variety of information, including:

        Dealing with suspicious mail
        Identifying suspicious people
        Laboratory safety and security
        Developing emergency plans

Anyone interested in these topics is encouraged to review the information contained on the website.  If you have any concerns not addressed by the website, please feel free to contact either office as follows:

NMSU Environmental Health and Safety Office - (575) 646-3327

NMSU Police Department (non-emergency) - (575) 646-3311