About Us

Mission Statement

The Nevada State Police serves the “Nevada Way” by coordinating with local, state, and federal law enforcement agencies on behalf of our community partners to provide the highest level of public safety service for the citizens and visitors to the Silver State.


To be the premiere public safety agency and provide advanced law enforcement services to the citizens of Nevada. To support and empower DPS employees by encouraging diversity in the workforce, results oriented service, productivity and meaningful career growth. The DPS is committed to achieving the highest standards of excellence through the use of comprehensive training programs, progressive technology, federal, state and local government partnerships with interagency cooperation to ensure the safety of all citizens and visitors in Nevada.