Georgia State troopers are anticipating a busy Thanksgiving holiday travel period. This year, the holiday travel period begins at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, November 26, and ends at midnight on Sunday, November 30.
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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
The Georgia Department of Public Safety is offering educational video training on commercial motor vehicle safety and motor carrier safety operations for Georgia intrastate motor carriers.
Johnny Jones has been promoted to the rank of Major and appointed Commanding Officer of the Motor Carrier Compliance Division.
- December 10, 2014Atlanta GA
A synopsis of proposed Georgia Department of Public Safety Rule 570-6-2 Transportation on Tire Chains will be held at the Department of Public Safety's in the Media Room.