May 21, 2024

ADAIR COUNTY, Iowa - Sgt. Alex Dinkla, the public information officer for the Iowa State Patrol, will address the media regarding the damaging storms that affected Iowa communities today at the intersection of Highway 25 and Highway 92 at 8:30 p.m. 

If you need assistance accessing that location, you can contact Sgt. Dinkla at 515.443.6644. 


The Iowa Department of Public Safety (DPS) is the largest law enforcement agency in the state. It includes seven 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, Professional Development and Support Services Division, 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