Contact Us at the Bureau of Diplomatic Security

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DS Public Affairs
For general information or questions about DS:
571-345-2502
e-mail: DSPublicAffairs@state.gov

Mailing address:

DS Public Affairs
Bureau of Diplomatic Security
U.S. Department of State
Washington, DC 20522-2008


Submit a Tip

You may submit information and inquiries regarding passport and visa fraud to Diplomatic Security via e-mail at: PassportVisaFraud@state.gov


Terrorism

The Rewards for Justice (RFJ) Program maintains a dedicated tip line to provide information on past or planned acts of international terrorism against the United States.
Toll-free: 1-800-877-3927 (1-800-USREWARDS)
e-mail: info@rewardsforjustice.net
website: www.rewardsforjustice.net


DS Recruitment

For information concerning jobs in DS:
571-345-3783
e-mail: DSRecruitment@state.gov
website: www.careers.state.gov


Security Clearances
For information on the Department of State’s security clearance process, or to inquire into the status of your security clearance application.
Available between 6:00 A.M. and 10:00 P.M., EST
571-345-3186 or toll-free: 1-866-643-4636 (1-866-643-INFO)
e-mail: SecurityClearance@state.gov


Criminal Investigations

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DS Command Center

For emergency or after-hours contact.
571-345-3146 or toll-free: 1-866-217-2089


Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC)
For assistance to the American private sector on overseas security matters.
571-345-2223
website: www.osac.gov