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On July 28, 2018, the North Dakota Highway Patrol (NDHP) was awarded advanced accreditation with excellence by the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA®). The NDHP, accredited since 1989, also received a meritorious award for being accredited for more than 15 continuous years. The NDHP must comply with more than 350 professional public safety standards to maintain its accreditation status.

Under The Trooper's Hat: Bike Safety - Trooper Michael Hayen

Summer brings more outdoor activities for both adults and children.  One popular activity is biking.  There are bicyclists who travel cross-country through the rural areas of North Dakota, while others, including kids and adults, bike around the neighborhood.  It is important for motorists and bicyclists to know the rules of the road so everyone is safe.

Notice of Intent to Amend Administrative Rules

TAKE NOTICE that the North Dakota Highway Patrol will hold a public hearing to address proposed new and amended N.D. Admin Code Title 38, Article 6, Chapter 2, Sections 1 and 7, Chapter 3 Section 1. The hearing will be at 2:00 pm CST on Tuesday, August 14, 2018 at the Law Enforcement Training Academy, Classroom 1, 1320 Schafer St., Bismarck, ND.

SE Region DUI Checkpoint and Alcohol Saturation Results

The North Dakota Highway Patrol and the Dickey County Sheriff's Department conducted a DUI checkpoint in Dickey County on Friday, July 13. 

Bottineau County DUI Checkpoint and Alcohol Saturation Results

The North Dakota Highway Patrol (NDHP) conducted a DUI checkpoint and alcohol saturation patrol on Saturday, July 7, at Saw Mill Corner in Bottineau County.