Frequently Asked Questions
Find answers to commonly asked questions about the Department of Safety below.
What is the Department of Safety’s main office address and telephone number?
How do I get to the Department of Safety headquarters (James H. Hayes Building)?
Where do I find a list of Department of Safety contact information (address, telephone numbers, etc)?
Visit the "Contact Us" section of our Web site for bureau, and division contact information.
Where can I find info about available jobs at the Department of Safety?
Our "Employment" section contains links to several employment opportunity websites including the NH Department of Administrative Services which has detailed information regarding NHDOS job opportunities.
How can I get a Department of Safety embroidered patch?
In general, the Department of Safety does not hand out patches or badges to the public.
New Hampshire State Police patches can be purchased from the New Hampshire Troopers Association.
Learn more about our Divisions, Bureaus and Programs
Find subject-specific information and frequently asked questions at the links below.
- Driver Licensing
- Emergency Services and Communications (911)
- Emergency Medical Services
- Fire Safety and Fire Marshal's Office
- Homeland Security & Emergency Management
- Marine Patrol
- Motorcycle Rider Program
- School Bus Safety
- Sex Offender Registry
- State Police
- Title (Tags)