Saturday, April 10, 2021

GRUNDY CENTER, Iowa - This afternoon, the Department of Public Safety will hold a press conference to provide an update of an officer-involved shooting leading to the death of an Iowa State Patrol Trooper. 

EVENT: Department of Public Safety Press Conference

DATE: Saturday, April 10, 2021

TIME: 2:30 p.m.

LOCATION: Grundy Center High School Commons, 1006 M. Ave., Grundy Center                                                                                                                                       


Stephan Bayens, Commissioner, Iowa Department of Public Safety
Mitch Mortvedt, Assistant Director, Division of Criminal Investigation


The Iowa Department of Public Safety (DPS) is the largest law enforcement agency in the state. It includes six divisions and several bureaus, all working together with local, state and federal government agencies and the private sector, to keep Iowa a safe place by following our core values: leadership, integrity, professionalism, courtesy, service and protection. Divisions within the Iowa DPS: Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation, Iowa Division of Narcotics Enforcement, Iowa State Patrol, Iowa State Fire Marshal Division, Iowa Division of Intelligence and Fusion Center, and Administrative Services Division. The Department of Public Safety is led by the Commissioner who is appointed by the Governor.

Iowa Department of Public Safety
215 E 7th St
Des Moines IA 50319