FraudDetector / Client / get_event



Retrieves details of events stored with Amazon Fraud Detector. This action does not retrieve prediction results.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.get_event(
  • eventId (string) –


    The ID of the event to retrieve.

  • eventTypeName (string) –


    The event type of the event to retrieve.

Return type:



Response Syntax

    'event': {
        'eventId': 'string',
        'eventTypeName': 'string',
        'eventTimestamp': 'string',
        'eventVariables': {
            'string': 'string'
        'currentLabel': 'string',
        'labelTimestamp': 'string',
        'entities': [
                'entityType': 'string',
                'entityId': 'string'

Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    • event (dict) –

      The details of the event.

      • eventId (string) –

        The event ID.

      • eventTypeName (string) –

        The event type.

      • eventTimestamp (string) –

        The timestamp that defines when the event under evaluation occurred. The timestamp must be specified using ISO 8601 standard in UTC.

      • eventVariables (dict) –

        Names of the event type’s variables you defined in Amazon Fraud Detector to represent data elements and their corresponding values for the event you are sending for evaluation.

        • (string) –

          • (string) –

      • currentLabel (string) –

        The label associated with the event.

      • labelTimestamp (string) –

        The timestamp associated with the label to update. The timestamp must be specified using ISO 8601 standard in UTC.

      • entities (list) –

        The event entities.

        • (dict) –

          The entity details.

          • entityType (string) –

            The entity type.

          • entityId (string) –

            The entity ID. If you do not know the entityId, you can pass unknown, which is areserved string literal.


  • FraudDetector.Client.exceptions.ValidationException

  • FraudDetector.Client.exceptions.ResourceNotFoundException

  • FraudDetector.Client.exceptions.InternalServerException

  • FraudDetector.Client.exceptions.ThrottlingException

  • FraudDetector.Client.exceptions.AccessDeniedException