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Prevent. Protect. Prepare.

Our mission: Safeguard and preserve the lives and property of the people of North Carolina through prevention, protection, and preparation with integrity and honor

DPS employees supervise offenders in prison, in juvenile detention centers and in community supervision. State troopers enforce North Carolina highway laws, Alcohol Law Enforcement special agents investigate and enforce alcohol, lottery and tobacco laws, and Emergency Management personnel help plan for and recover from man-made or natural disasters.

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Physical Address

NC Department of Public Safety

Physical Address:
512 North Salisbury Street, Raleigh

Mailing Address:
4201 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-4201