Any person who receives or identifies suspicious mail should leave the item alone and not move it.
The person should immediately contact Security, ext. 2111.
Tips for identifying suspicious packages:
- Stains or discoloration
- Unusual odor
- Item has been opened and a suspicious substance is visible
- Restrictive markings, such as confidential, personal, etc.
- Excessive postage
- Excessive securing material, such as masking tape, string, etc.
- Handwritten or poorly typed address
- Incorrect titles
- Titles but no names
- Misspellings of common words
- No return address
- Address to someone no longer with your organization or otherwise outdated
- City or state in the postmark that does not match the return address
- Excessive weight
- Rigid envelope
- Lopsided or uneven envelope
- Protruding wires and/or tin foil
- Other irregularities that arouse suspicion on the part of the recipient