Due to weather concerns, Austin area offices,
including Driver License    offices, will open at 10 AM
Wednesday, January 17th, 2018. Other offices may be
affected as well. Please check with your local office.


Trooper Duties

DPS is a state police agency.

DPS Troopers enforce Traffic laws

The Highway Patrol Division Troopers enforce traffic laws and assist during emergencies

Highway Patrol Division Troopers enforce traffic laws on rural Texas highways and perform a variety of other duties:

DPS Trooper Patrol along the river

DPS Trooper Patrol along the River