South Dakota Volunteer Firefighter PPE Grant
During the 2023 Legislative Session, HB 1127 was passed which appropriated funds to the South Dakota Firefighters Association and the South Dakota Department of Public Safety in part to assist with the purchase of firefighter personal protective equipment for volunteer fire departments statewide.
National Voter Registration Act (NVRA)
The South Dakota Department of Public Safety Driver Licensing Program provides voter registration services in accordance with Section 5 of the National Voter Registration Act (NVRA).
Visit our NVRA webpage for more information.
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South Dakota Driver License
Renew Your License Online, Not in Line
Review a list of required documents to make sure you have the identification needed to obtain or renew a driver license or ID card.
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SD 9-1-1 COORDINATION
911: CALL IF YOU CAN, TEXT IF YOU CAN’T
In the event of an emergency, South Dakota now offers Text-to-9-1-1 service that allows you to send a text message for help when you can’t speak or safely make a voice call.
SD Highway Safety
Drive Safe, South Dakota.
School's in session. Set an example and make sure you buckle up to and from all activities!
SD Highway Patrol
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About SD DPS
Working to Keep South Dakota Safe
The South Dakota Department of Public Safety includes 11 agencies that work to ensure our safety, from highway patrol to emergency and disaster management.