Winter storm and travel updates from Georgia Emergency Management Agency, the Georgia Department of Public Safety and the Georgia Department of Transportation.
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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.
With a significant winter storm predicted to bring snow and more than an inch of ice to parts of Georgia, the Georgia Emergency Management Agency/Homeland Security (GEMA) is encouraging all residents to stay off the roads and prepare for extended power outages.
Officers with the Motor Carrier Compliance Division of the Georgia Department of Public Safety are warning drivers of the approaching winter storm with printed information at the state's inspection stations.
- March 13, 2014
The Board of Public Safety meeting will be held Thursday, January 9, 10:00 a.m.
- April 10, 2014Atlanta GA
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN ALL INTERESTED PARTIES that the following additional matters have been assigned for hearing before the Department of Public Safety (herein after referred to DPS) on April 10, 2014 10:00 AM in the Georgia Department of Public Safety Media Room at 959 E., Confederate Ave., Atlanta, GA 30316.