Security Reminder: U.S. Embassy Rome, Italy December 14, 20222

Location: Italy, countrywide

Event: During the holiday season there is the potential for increased crime in Italy.

Criminal activity often occurs in crowded public locations such as holiday markets, shopping malls, airports, clubs, restaurants, transportation hubs, and other areas frequented by tourists.

Actions to Take:

  • Exercise vigilance at holiday festivals and events, places of worship, and locations with large crowds
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Be aware of your surroundings
  • Monitor local media for updates.