skip navigationNH Web Site
State of New Hampshire State Police
Missing Persons | Wanted Persons | Criminal Offenders | Troop Stations | Searchclear

Welcome to the Division of State Police!

photo of colonel wagner

Colonel Christopher Wagner

Mission Statement

Dedicated to providing the highest degree of law enforcement service throughout the State of New Hampshire while maintaining the traditions of fairness, professionalism and integrity.

The Division Director, with the rank of Colonel, oversees enforcement of criminal, motor vehicle, and other public safety laws such as the issuance of nonresident pistol permits and the regulation of detective agencies and security services as governed by law.


Bullet News and Events more news

Concealed Carry Law, Senate Bill 12, signed by Governor Sununu On February 22, 2017, Governor Sununu signed into law Senate Bill 12 authorizing the carrying of a concealed pistol or revolver for qualified persons with or without a permit.

All Oversize/Overweight Permit Travel - New Checklist Required
Effective August 14, 2015, all truck drivers must complete the New Hampshire Department of Safety "Oversize/Overweight Checklist for each Permitted Load" prior to driving on New Hampshire roadways for any travel authorized by a New Hampshire Department of Transportation Oversize/Overweight permit.

Hands-Free Electronic Devices Law
265:79-c Use of Mobile Electronic Devices While Driving; Prohibition.
Additional Resources
Kinds of Distracted Driving
Click on the image to enlarge
NH Hands Free Law Flyer
Click on the image to enlarge
Bullet Of Interest
Traffic & Safety Reminders Move Over Law
"Your New Hampshire State Police" airs weekly on Thursdays at 7:40 AM.
Listen live on WGIR AM 610 or News Radio 96.7 FM.
Read more about the New Hampshire State Police in the Department of Safety 2012 Annual Report Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol.
NH Information and Analysis Center
Uniform Fine Schedule Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol - Revised July 1, 2009
Division Chaplaincy Program - Learn more about Chaplain Shirley Marcroft
if you see something, say something banner. If you see suspicious activity call 603-223-3860
Bullet Quick Links
Criminal Records Unit Permits & Licensing Unit Trooper Recruitment
Cold Case Unit Extra Duty Details Customer Surveys

Adobe Acrobat Reader Symbol Adobe Acrobat Reader format. You can download a free reader from Adobe.

New Hampshire Department of Safety | 33 Hazen Drive | Concord, NH 03305
TDD Access: Relay NH 1-800-735-2964
transparent graphic
nh | Privacy Policy | Accessibility Policy