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"To promote and protect the safety of people and property in Delaware"

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seal The Office of the Secretary serves as the primary point of contact for the general public on matters affecting the Department and its responsibility to the community. It also serves as the central point for coordination of Department fiscal activity.

 
Delaware State PoliceDelaware State Police (DSP) monitor over 4,600 miles of roadway in Delaware and respond to approximately 128,000 calls for service annually.   DEMADelaware Emergency Management Agency (DEMA) responds to and provides assistance during natural and man-made disasters.
 
Capitol Police Capitol Police respond to over 10,000 calls for assistance each year at state public facilities, including courts and office buildings.   E911 Delaware E911 is to protect and enhance public safety and health by facilitating the operation and maintenance of efficient state-of-the-art Enhanced 911 services in the State of Delaware.
 
Office of Highway SafetyOffice of Highway Safety (OHS) serves the citizens of Delaware by providing funding for over 100 highway safety-related education and enforcement programs.   Division of Gaming EnforcementDivision of Gaming Enforcement (DGE) is committed to ensuring the integrity of Delaware's gaming industry.
 
Division of CommunicationsCommunications supports emergency responders by maintaining over 7,000 communication items.   Division of Alcohol and Tobacco EnforcementDivision of Alcohol and Tobacco Enforcement (DATE) is a law enforcement agency that enforces state laws concerning alcoholic beverages and youth access to tobacco products.
 
State Council for Persons with Disabilities State Council for Persons with Disabilities mission is to unite, in one Council, disability advocates and State agency policy makers to ensure that individuals with disabilities are empowered to become fully integrated within the community.   Developmental Disabilities Council Developmental Disabilities Council Working to ensure that people with developmental disabilities enjoy the same quality of life as the rest of society.
Last Updated: Tuesday, March 04, 2014
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