Welcome to DPS

The Georgia Department of Public Safety oversees the day-to-day operations of the Georgia State Patrol (GSP), Capitol Police and the Motor Carrier Compliance Division (MCCD). GSP troopers investigate traffic crashes and enforce traffic and criminal laws on the state’s roads. Capitol Police officers prevent and detect criminal acts, and enforce traffic regulations throughout Capitol Hill. MCCD officers conduct safety inspections of commercial motor vehicles and inspect highway Hazmat shipments.



Event Calendar

  • Notice of Public Hearing - Rules of the Dept. of Public Safety

    September 16, 2014
    Atlanta  GA

    PLEASE TAKE NOTICE THAT on September 16, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. in the Media Room at the Department of Public Safety, 959 East Confederate Avenue, S.E, Atlanta, Georgia, a public hearing will be held for the presenting of the proposed administrative rule changes which are attached and incorporated by reference.