Security Alert – U.S. Embassy The Hague, Netherlands

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Security Alert – U.S. Embassy The Hague, Netherlands (March 18, 2019)

Location:  24 Oktoberplein, Utrecht, The Netherlands

Event: Dutch Police are reporting a shooting on a tram at 24 Oktoberplein Utrecht, The Netherlands.  The level of security is increased and Dutch police are on site. The Municipality of Utrecht has launched a hotline for questions about the shooting: 030-286-0000. We will provide additional information as it becomes available.

Actions to Take:

  • Avoid the area of 24 Oktoberplein in Utrecht, The Netherlands.
  • Notify friends and family of your safety
  • Heed instructions and view updates from Dutch police and government authorities.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Monitor local media for updates.