Ohio Department of Public Safety

1970 W. Broad Street
Columbus, OH 43223 
Tel: (614) 466-3250
Email: KCastle@dps.ohio.gov
Website: http://www.publicsafety.ohio.gov
Alliance Group: Justice & Civil Rights 
Type: Governmental Agency 
Region: Central 

Mission Statement:
To save lives, reduce injuries and economic loss, to administer Ohio's motor vehicle laws, and to preserve the safety and well-being of all citizens with the most cost-effective and service-oriented methods available. 

Description of Services:

The Ohio Department of Public Safety houses the following divisions of state government: The Bureau of Motor Vehicles; Ohio Emergency Management Agency; Governor's Highway Safety Office; Motorcycle Ohio; Emergency Medical Services; Ohio Investigative Unit; Office of Criminal Justice Services; Ohio Homeland Security; Ohio State Highway Patrol. 


OLANet Admin Contact: 
First Name: Kristen
Last Name: Castle
Title: Assistant Communications Director
Phone: (614) 728-4623
Email: 
KCastle@dps.ohio.gov

First Name: Joe
Last Name: Andrews
Title: Communications Director
Phone: (614) 466-6178
Email: JAndrews@dps.ohio.gov