Security Alert: Heavy Police Activity In and Around Rideau Centre
February 22, 2022
Events: Heavy police activity has been reported at the Rideau Centre in Ottawa. U.S. citizens are advised to avoid the area until further notice.
Actions to Take
Avoid the area until further notice.
Monitor the Ottawa Police Service for additional information. Keep STEP Enrollment Active. If you plan to remain in Canada beyond your previously planned travel dates, modify your STEP profile to continue to receive safety and security information.
For Assistance: To contact the U.S. Embassy or Consulates General please find the location closest to you here.