Alertes de sécurité

À noter, les alertes ne sont disponibles qu'en anglais
14 déc. 2018 | 11h11 UTC

Uganda: Criminal activity increases ahead of Christmas holidays

Uganda Alerte de sécurité

US Embassy warns of increased criminal activity in Uganda ahead of Christmas holidays

TIMEFRAME expected from 13/12/2018, 12h00 until 20/12/2018, 11h59 (Africa/Kampala). COUNTRY/REGION Uganda


The US Embassy in Kampala warned citizens of a reported increase in criminal activity in Uganda. These activities mostly include robberies, burglaries, assaults, pick-pocketing, residential break-ins, and mainly target foreigners, especially expatriates and Westerners. According to US authorities, these attacks can be associated with the approach of the Christmas holidays.


Uganda's security situation has greatly improved in the past years, though petty and violent crime remains a threat, especially for foreigners and expatriates.


Individuals in Uganda are advised to remain vigilant in all circumstances, especially in crowded areas and during holiday events, adhere to instructions and advice issued by local authorities and their home governments, and pay close attention to personal belongings.


Copyright and Disclaimer
GardaWorld is the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in the material presented on this website. All such rights are reserved. The use of this website and its material is subject to the Terms of Use and accordingly you must not use any content from this website for commercial or other analogous purposes without our consent, including but not limited to any deep-linking or framing in order to copy, distribute, display or monitor any portion of the website. If you have any questions or are interested in distributing any content from this website, Contact us for more details.

Alertes reliées