Security Alert: U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Location:  The planned route is to begin at the overpass of the intersection at Carrefour Aeroport.

Events:  Reports of a planned protest/demonstration by the Syndicat Police National d’Haiti/Ghost 509 (A union representing the Haitian National Police) today. The protest is scheduled to start at 10 am but may launch later.

Actions to take:

  • Avoid the area;
  • Avoid demonstrations and any large gatherings of people;
  • Do not attempt to drive through roadblocks; and
  • If you encounter a roadblock, turn around and get to a safe area.


  • U.S. Embassy Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Tabarre 41, Route de Tabarre

Emergencies: +509-2229-8000

Non-emergency inquiries:


  • Contact the State Department’s Bureau of Consular Affairs

1-888-407-4747 toll-free from the United States and Canada

1-202-501-4444 from other countries