The Georgia Department of Public Safety is participating in the 2015 Toys for Tots campaign. This is the seventh year Georgia State Troopers and officers with Capitol Police and the Department’s Motor Carrier Compliance Division have joined the United States Marine Corps Reserve to collect toys for needy children during the Christmas season.
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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
The Thanksgiving holiday is typically one of the busiest travel periods of the year. The holiday travel period is 102 hours long.