Support and Resources for Americans Detained Abroad
"One of the highest priorities of the Department of State and U.S. embassies and consulates abroad is to provide assistance to U.S. citizens incarcerated abroad."
Contact Us, We're Here to Help:
Every single year, countless US citizens are detained abroad in foreign legal jurisdictions.
It's a shock to the system but we have been there and are here to support you in any way we can.
Arrest or Detention of a U.S. Citizen Abroad:
In Case of an Arrest Overseas:
1. Ask the prison authorities to notify the U.S. embassy or consulate.
2. Reach out to the closest U.S. embassy or consulate to let us know of the arrest...
- U.S. Department of State
Current U.S. Travel Advisory List: Global
Dream vacation? Moving abroad for work? Want to see a new country?
Research the country FIRST. Read through the US Department of State Global Travel Advisory List PRIOR to visiting a new country.