• Filing Date: 2018-06-13
  • Form Type: 10-Q
  • Description: Quarterly report
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Document and Entity Information - shares
9 Months Ended
Sep. 30, 2016
Jun. 13, 2018
Document And Entity Information    
Entity Registrant Name GLOBAL DIGITAL SOLUTIONS INC  
Entity Central Index Key 0001011662  
Document Type 10-Q  
Document Period End Date Sep. 30, 2016  
Amendment Flag false  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Is Entity a Well-known Seasoned Issuer? No  
Is Entity a Voluntary Filer? No  
Is Entity's Reporting Status Current? No  
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   559,084,905
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q3  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2016