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

Public Safety Commissioner
Amanda Price,

Public Safety Deputy Commissioner
Leon Morgan,
Deputy Commissioner


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

Operating Procedures Manual:



No one should feel unsafe in their home. If you or someone you know is a victim of domestic violence or sexual assault, help is available. For a list of resources in Alaska, visit dps.alaska.gov/cdvsa/home.​

Alaska Amber Alert
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Coronavirus Emergency Supplemental Funding for Local Public Safety Agencies 
CESF funds are available to local public safety agencies on a reimbursement basis and/or for DPS purchase of allowable expenditures. Please see the announcement  (Covid-19-for-Local-Public-Safety-Agency-Opportunity) for a list of allowable expenses and instructions on how to apply for funds.
Any questions and applications  (Covid-19-Reimbursement-Request) can be emailed to cesf.grant@alaska.gov.
Public Safety Press Releases

CDVSA releases Intimate Partner Violence – Interactive Data Dashboard

October 7, 2020 (JUNEAU, Alaska) – The Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (CDVSA) is excited to announce, during Domestic Violence Awareness Month, a new interactive tool... Read More

October is Fire Prevention Month October 4-10, 2020 is National Fire Prevention Week

October 1, 2020 (ANCHORAGE, Alaska) – In the state of Alaska, fire is a serious public safety concern. As such, Governor Mike Dunleavy issued a proclamation to recognize the October 2020 as... Read More

October is National Domestic Violence Action and Awareness Month

Oct. 1, 2020 (Juneau, Alaska) – Each year Alaska highlights the importance of being aware of, and taking action against, the high rates of domestic violence in our state during the month of... Read More