§15-3-1. Communication system for department of public safety.
The superintendent of the department of public safety is
authorized and empowered to establish such systems of
communication for the department as may be appropriate, including
one or more radio broadcasting stations in the state, one of
which shall be at the departmental headquarters. Such systems
shall be used for police purposes only. The superintendent is
further authorized and empowered to provide for the purchase of
the necessary apparatus and equipment, and of materials for the
construction and maintenance of such systems, and shall be
responsible for the operation, maintenance and conduct thereof.