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November 29, 2022

Location:  Baerum neighborhood

Event:  Over the last two weeks, a man has reportedly tried to lure children into his vehicle by stating that he was told by their parents that he could drive them to school.  Oslo Police are investigating this matter.  U.S. Embassy personnel are reminded to maintain vigilance and situational awareness, even in an area deemed safe.

Actions to Take:


  • If you are a victim of a crime, or if you feel threatened, please call the police emergency number (112) for immediate assistance.
  • U.S. Embassy Oslo, Norway

              +47 2130 8540


              State Department – Consular Affairs +1(888)407-4747 or (202)501-4444