U.S. Embassy Copenhagen informs U.S. citizens that, according to local media reports, a shooting incident occurred early Friday evening outside of Tivoli Gardens. It is unclear if the shooter is still at large. Police closed off the area and indicate there is no evidence to suggest the incident was terrorism-related.
Please be advised to avoid the area surrounding Tivoli Gardens and HC Andersens Boulevard. Monitor local media for updates, and exercise caution if you are in the vicinity.
General Security Information
U.S. citizens in Denmark are reminded, in general, that if at any time you feel threatened or in danger, please call the Danish authorities immediately by dialing 1-1-2 for emergency service response from Danish police, rescue, and fire departments.
Source: Overseas Security Advisory Council