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Security Alert: Recent Crime in the 430-440 block of Jalan Tun Razak
October 19, 2022

U.S. Embassy Kuala Lumpur
October 19, 2022


Location: Neighborhood of 430-440 block of Jalan Tun Razak, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.


Event: Local media recently reported two incidents of violent crime near the 430-440 block of Jalan Tun Razak. Assailants murdered one foreign tourist and injured another in two separate incidents in this area.


When visiting establishments in the neighborhood, U.S. government personnel and family members are strongly advised to depart the neighborhood no later than 9:00 pm. U.S. citizens are advised to take the same precautions.


Actions to Take:

  • Avoid this neighborhood after 9:00 p.m.
  • Use caution when walking or driving at night.
  • Keep a low profile and stay alert in locations frequented by tourists/foreigners.
  • Review your personal security plans.
  • Be aware of your surroundings.