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Law Enforcement / Criminal Justice Job Information

Highway Patrol Trooper
Information and special requirements for a Trooper position with the Highway Patrol. Applications are accepted only when there is an announced opening.

Highway Patrol Motor Carrier Services
Information and special requirements for a position with the South Dakota Highway Patrol Motor Carrier Services. Applications are accepted only when there is an announced opening.

Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) Special Agent I & II
Information and special requirements for a DCI Special Agent I position with the Division of Criminal Investigation. Applications are accepted only when there is an announced opening.

Correctional Officer: South Dakota State Penitentiary

Frequently asked questions regarding employment with the Department of Corrections, South Dakota State Penitentiary in Sioux Falls, SD.

Conservation Officer
Conservation Officers enforce hunting, fishing, trapping, and boating laws and regulations and develop water and land resources for the benefit of fish and wildlife in their assigned areas.

Game, Fish and Parks Law Enforcement Officer
Enforces park, boating, snowmobile, conservation, and criminal statutes, and department rules to manage and protect natural resources and the users of those resources, with a strong emphasis on preventing rather than reacting to violations, to create and maintain a safe atmosphere to afford everyone the opportunity to enjoy natural resources, department programs, recreational services, and facilities.

Other Criminal Justice Careers in State Government