REPORTING ASSAULT/SEXUAL ASSAULT
In the event there is a serious assault, the suggested procedures are:
- Check that the area is safe to approach. Is the suspect still around?
- Call Hope College Campus Safety 616.395.7770 or 911.
- Render assistance to the victim.
- Protect the scene as best you can. There is often evidence that you cannot see.
- Encourage victim not to use the restroom or shower to prevent valuable evidence destruction.