About Us

Oran Pape State Office Building

The Division of Administrative Services provides support services to the Iowa Department of Public Safety, as well as direct services to criminal justice agencies statewide and to the citizens of Iowa.

This division is currently comprised of three bureaus: 

  • Finance Bureau
  • Program Services Bureau
  • Technology Services Bureau

The Program Services Bureau operates the Private Security/Private Investigative/Bail Enforcement Agency Licensing, Weapons Permits, and the Uniform Crime Reporting System.

The Finance Bureau governs the Departments ability to function economically.

The Technology Services Bureau works both internal and externally providing and maintaining the data and the telecommunications infrastructure, including the IOWA Criminal Justice Information System.

Iowa Department of Public Safety
Administrative Services
Oran Pape State Office Building
215 E 7th St
Des Moines IA 50319
515.725.6253