Southern Air Rescue assists the United States Border Patrol on a Search and Rescue Mission in the Baboquivari Mountains, which continues DPS' effort in inter-agency support.
Monday, April 24, 2017 - 11:19am
The annual DPS Barbecue for Champions, supporting Special Olympics Arizona, was another great success!
On behalf of DPS and Special Olympics Arizona, thank you to the almost 800 people that came out and helped to raise nearly $30,000! This day was a success because of you!
Friday, April 21, 2017 - 2:42pm
DPS would like to say a sincere thank you to all of our Operational Communication staff and to Telecommunicators around the country.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 1:11pm
On April 8, 2017, DPS joined Sam’s Club in Casa Grande for their day of public safety. The event was in conjunction with safety departments in Casa Grande, Pinal County, and U.S. Border Patrol.
Wednesday, April 12, 2017 - 10:43am
2017 marks the 35th year since the inception of National Crime Victims’ Rights Week (NCVRW). This year, National Crime Victims’ Week will be celebrated April 2nd-8th with the theme of Strength, Resilience and Justice.
Monday, April 3, 2017 - 1:21pm
On Wednesday, March 08, 2017, numerous DPS employees gave back to the community by coordinating a supply drive and volunteering at the local Military Assistance Mission (MAM) in Phoenix.
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - 4:36pm
The Arizona Department of Public Safety’s (AZDPS) Air Rescue has been providing service to the residents and visitors of Arizona for more than 45 years.
Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 5:31pm
On Tuesday, March 7, 2017, DPS Troopers James Casey and Robert Poole were able to brighten the day of a 14-year-old boy from Texas who was recovering from major surgery at the Phoenix Children’s Hospital in Phoenix.
Tuesday, March 7, 2017 - 11:48pm
The Arizona Department of Public Safety (AZDPS) Canine Unit competed in the Desert Dog Police K-9 Trials in Goodyear, Arizona in mid-April of 2016 and walked away with several awards. Canine teams from various law enforcement agencies across Arizona, the United States Air Force, and Mexico compe
Friday, March 3, 2017 - 3:04pm
Have you ever wanted to know why AZDPS Troopers wear black lanyards on their uniforms? There is a very specific reason, and it’s related to fatal highway crashes.
Friday, March 3, 2017 - 2:14pm