There have been five deaths in Labor Day weekend traffic crashes across Georgia. The 78-hour holiday period began at 6 p.m. on Friday, August 29 and ends midnight on Monday, Sept. 1.
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Labor Day is the unofficial end of summer and one of the heaviest traveled holiday periods of the year. The 78 hour Labor Day holiday travel period begins at 6 p.m. on Friday, August 29 and ends at midnight on Labor Day.
The Georgia State Patrol is teaming up with their law enforcement counterparts from Alabama, Tennessee, and Florida this week for the Annual Hands Across the Border campaign to target impaired drivers.
The Georgia State Patrol’s 95th Trooper School graduated on Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center in Forsyth after 31 weeks of intense training.
Students in Georgia are beginning to return to school from summer vacation and daily traffic patterns will change. State troopers are reminding drivers to be especially careful when traveling through school zones and around school buses.
(ATLANTA)—Tommy Waldrop from Franklin County has been promoted to the rank of Major in the Georgia State Patrol effective August 1. In his new capacity, Major Waldrop is responsible for the field operations of the Georgia State Patrol, including the 51 GSP posts across the state, as well as the Criminal Interdiction Unit (CIU), Implied Consent Unit, SWAT, GSP Dive Team and the Specialized Collision Reconstruction Team (SCRT).
As school systems across Georgia begin preparing for the new school year, officials with the Georgia Department of Public Safety’s Motor Carrier Compliance Division say they have completed their annual school bus inspections and the buses are ready to resume their normal operations.
The search is continuing for the vehicle and trailer involved in a fatal accident on Monday that killed a 53-year-old Alpharetta man.
Eleven people have died in July Fourth weekend traffic crashes across Georgia. The 78-hour holiday period began at 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 3 and ended midnight on Sunday, July 6.
Georgia State Troopers are preparing for a busy July Fourth holiday travel period. The holiday period is 78 hours long, beginning at 6 p.m. on Thursday, July 3 and ending at midnight on Sunday, July 6.