About DPS

DPS HQ

 

Headquarters

Iowa Department of Public Safety
Oran Pape State Office Building
215 E 7th St
Des Moines IA 50319
 

 

Mission

To serve the people of Iowa by providing public safety services with leadership, integrity and professionalism.

 

Guiding Principles and Core Values

Courtesy
Service
Protection

Goals

Reduce preventable injuries and deaths
Suppress criminal activity
Reduce/minimize costs of compliance with government requirements
Promote integrity and excellence in the workforce

 

Vision

Iowa continues to be a safe and prosperous place to live and visit.