The Thanksgiving holiday is typically one of the busiest travel periods of the year. The holiday travel period is 102 hours long.
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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.
For Your Information
Final Thanksgiving Holiday Traffic Count
6p.m. Wednesday, November 25 - Midnight, Sunday, November 27
102-Hour Holiday Period
Georgia State Patrol Troopers and Motor Carrier Compliance Officers with the Georgia Department of Public Safety are conducting a three-day statewide traffic enforcement safety detail focusing on the unsafe operation of commercial motor vehicles.