South Dakota Department of Public Safety

April Sobriety Checkpoints in 20 South Dakota Counties
The Sioux Falls area will again be among those where the South Dakota Highway Patrol conducts sobriety checkpoints in April.
The list released by the Department of Public Safety for the month includes 20 counties.
They are: Beadle, Brookings, Charles Mix, Codington, Custer, Davison, Edmunds, Hamlin, H…
Lake Preston Man Killed in Weekend Rollover
A Lake Preston man died Saturday afternoon in a one-vehicle rollover on a rural road  northwest of Bryant in Clark County.
The State Department of Public Safety says Mark Anthony Mcadaragh, 51, was northbound in a 1992 Lincoln Town Car when the vehicle left the gravel roadway and went into the d…
Contractor Wrapping Up Work in Rights-of-Way
Now this had to be a gruesome job, one the farm kid in me doesn't like to think about.
The South Dakota Department of Public Safety says the Freeman company hired to remove livestock carcasses from state rights-of-way in the western part of the state is wrapping up its work...
Make An Appointment
Apparently, the South Dakota Department of Public Safety wants to dole out the same advice given back in September of last year.
Trooper Vehicles Struck Near Sioux Falls
Two South Dakota Highway Patrol vehicles were struck Thursday morning by other vehicles as troopers responded to traffic issues during snowfall that created slippery roadway conditions on highways in the Sioux Falls area.