Welcome to the Alaska Department Of Public Safety
First Responders in the Last Frontier

Walt Monegan,

William H. Comer,
Deputy Commissioner


The mission of the Department of Public Safety is to ensure public safety and enforce fish and wildlife laws. 





Public Safety Press Releases

DPS Academy Graduation ALET 1702

A class of 24, including three state troopers, two wildlife troopers and two Village Public Safety Officers, graduated from the Public Safety Training Academy in Sitka on 11/9/2017. The 1 p.m... Read More

DUI Enforcement Stats

(ANCHORAGE, Alaska) – The Alaska State Troopers completed its special DUI overtime enforcement patrols for the Halloween celebrations.    From the time period of Oct. 27 &ndash... Read More

Mat-Su Narcotics Unit Presented Denali Award

(Anchorage, AK) – On Oct. 17, 2017, a four member unit within the Statewide Drug Enforcement Unit was presented with the Exceptional Performance Team Award from Alaska Governor Bill Walker at... Read More