State And Local Law Enforcement To Receive AEDs From New Grant

Alex Dinkla
Public Information Officer - Iowa State Patrol

February 23, 2021

DES MOINES, Iowa - This is not a press release from the Iowa Department of Public Safety. It is being shared on behalf of the Iowa Department of Public Health as a result of being a fortunate recipient of the Helmsley Charitable Trust grant for AEDs.

Links to AED press release pages

LInk to page 2 of AED donation press release

LInk to AED photo


Link to CR2 Media Fact Sheet

Link to Helmsley Charitable Trust Rural Health Care Funding


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.