DPS Student Internships

Internships with the Iowa State Patrol

Due to COVID-19, the Iowa State Patrol has temporarily suspended the internship program. We will update the website with contact information when the program resumes. 

Internships with the Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI)

Please contact Special Agent in Charge Scott Lamp to learn about internship opportunities at the Department of Public Safety. DCI internships are available from early June to late August annually. Interested individuals should email SAC Scott Lamp by February 20th each year to receive application materials.

Internships with the Division of Criminal Investigation Criminalistics Laboratory

Please contact Laboratory Administrator Bruce Reeve to learn about internship opportunities at the Iowa DCI Criminalistics Laboratory.