States Guidance

www.dps.state.ms.us - Mississippi Department of Public Safety

Google Map 1900 East Woodrow Wilson Drive
39216 Jackson
MS
Website
Phone: (601) 987-1212

 

Mississippi Department of Public Safety

The States agency of the Department of Public Safety (DPS) is a state or local government agency in the US which administers certain state agencies by providing administrative, financial, technical support for state services which may include but is not limited the following: Fire & Rescue, HAZMAT response, Ambulance & EMS, Police / State Troopers, Emergency communications / 911, Emergency Operations Center / Emergency Services, Inspections and code enforcement & Animal control

Generally on the State Department of Public Safety website you will have access to the following information:

  • Report a crime
  • File an accident report
  • See lists of sex offenders ( Megan's Law ), fugitives, or missing persons
  • Check a criminal records database
  • License a handgun / Obtain Concealed Weapons Permit
  • See Amber Alerts for missing children
  • Obtain training materials related safety issues
  • View crime statistics for areas and years

 

Mississippi Department of Public Safety Resources: