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Victims of a Crime

Being a victim of a crime in a foreign country, can be a devastating and traumatic experience.  While no one can undo the emotional trauma, physical injury, or financial loss you may have experienced, we are ready to help.  Our Consular unit in Cyprus will assist you in managing the practical consequences of being a crime victim and provide you with information about contacting the local criminal justice system, as well as other resources for crime victims abroad and in the United States.

We can:
We cannot:
  • Investigate crimes.
  • Provide legal advice or represent you in court.
  • Serve as official interpreters or translators.
  • Pay legal, medical, or other fees for you.
  • Request preferential treatment for U.S. citizens during legal proceedings in Cyprus.



U.S. Embassy Nicosia:
+357 22-393939

U.S. Department of State Office of Overseas Citizens Services in the United States:

From the U.S. & Canada:

From Overseas:



  • Emergency Services: 112 or 199
  • 24 Hour Private Ambulance Services: 22-476813 or 22-469000
  • Drugs/Narcotics/Poison Emergency: 1401
  • Hospital Information:  1400
  • Doctors On Call: 90 90 1432
  • 24 Hour Pharmacies in Ammochostos: 90 90 1413
  • 24 Hour Pamacies in Larnaca: 90 90 1414
  • 24 Hour Pharmacies in Limassol: 90 90 1415
  • 24 Hour Pharmacies in Nicosia: 90 90 1412
  • 24 Hour Pharmacies in Paphos: 90 90 1416