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

Location: Port-au-Prince, Haiti

Events: Police have reported gunfire in the area of the Executive Villas on 15 Octubre in the Tabarre neighborhood of Port-au-Prince. U.S. Embassy personnel are temporarily restricted from the area.

Actions to take:

  • Avoid the area;
  • Avoid demonstration and any large gatherings;
  • 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