NHPA Mission

To provide for the protection and well-being of Nevada’s state troopers and all employees of the Nevada Department of Public Safety through representation in matters related to compensation, benefits, and working conditions to ensure our communities receive the highest level of service.

Established in 1972.


NHPA News and Media

Visit @NHPAssociation on Twitter for news and updates.

About Nevada DPS

DPS Mission

In partnership with the people of Nevada, the Department of Public Safety (DPS) provides services in support of protecting our citizens and visitors by promoting safer communities through prevention, preparedness, response, recovery, education and enforcement.

DPS Divisions and Offices

  • Capitol Police
  • Criminal Justice Assistance
  • Cyber Defense Coordination
  • Director's Office
  • Emergency Management and Homeland Security
  • Fire Marshal
  • Highway Patrol
  • Investigations
  • Parole and Probation
  • Professional Responsibility
  • Records, Communications, and Compliance
  • Traffic Safety
  • Training

Visit the Nevada Department of Public Safety website for further information about DPS and Nevada Highway Patrol.