• Filing Date: 2019-02-21
  • Form Type: 10-K/A
  • Description: Annual report (Amendment)
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Document and Entity Information - USD ($)
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2016
Jun. 15, 2018
Jun. 30, 2016
Document And Entity Information      
Entity Registrant Name GLOBAL DIGITAL SOLUTIONS INC    
Entity Central Index Key 0001011662    
Document Type 10-K/A    
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2016    
Amendment Flag true    
Amendment Description This Amendment No.1 of the fiscal year 2016 Form 10K (this “Amendment”) for Global Digital Solutions Inc. is being submitted the incorporate errata to the financial statements that were incorrectly incorporated in the original filing. The Amendment speaks as of the filing date of the Form 10-K (the filing date”), does not reflect events that may have occurred subsequent to the filing date and does not modify or update in any way disclosures made in the Form 10-K filed as of June 18, 2018.    
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 Emerging Growth Company false    
Entity Small Business true    
Entity Shell Company false    
Entity Public Float     $ 1,640,907
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   559,084,905  
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2016