Department of Public Safety

The Department of Public Safety oversees the State of Maine’s public safety bureaus to ensure efficient delivery of the services those agencies provide. These public safety bureaus include: Building Codes and Standards, Capitol Police, Consolidated Emergency Communications, Maine Criminal Justice Academy, Drug Enforcement, Emergency Medical Services, Fire Marshal's Office, Gambling Control, Highway Safety, and Maine State Police. The Department of Public Safety also consists of Management Office and Legal personnel. The advisory Maine Justice Assistance Council was established to provide comprehensive strategic planning and policy direction and to obtain regular guidance and advice from knowledgeable criminal justice practitioners, victim service providers, key stakeholders, and advocates to the Department. We welcome you to explore each of our Bureaus.

John E. Morris, Commissioner

45 Commerce Drive, Suite 1
104 State House Station
Augusta, Maine 04333-0104

Phone: (207) 626-3805
Fax: (207) 287-3042
TTY: (888) 524-7900

Mission Statement

To serve the people of Maine by providing, coordinating, and leading a responsive and comprehensive Public Safety System to protect their lives, rights, and properties

 

NOTICE OF MEETING

 

There will be a meeting of the Board of Licensure of Professional Investigators on Wednesday, 25 July 2018  from 9:30 AM to 12 noon in the Fallen Heroes Conference Room at Maine State Police Headquarters, 45 Commerce Drive, Suite 1, Augusta, Maine.