DPS is participating in the 2016 Toys for Tots campaign. This is the eighth year Troopers and officers have joined the United States Marine Corps Reserve to collect toys for needy children during the holiday season.
(ATLANTA) - Traffic crashes across Georgia during the Thanksgiving holiday travel period resulted in 20 traffic deaths. The holiday period began Wednesday, November 23, at 6 p.m. and ended Sunday at midnight.
State troopers urge safety for the Thanksgiving holiday.
Hurricane Matthew is a powerful Category 4 storm that is forecasted to come close to coastal Georgia on Friday. Georgia residents in coastal areas EAST of Interstate 95 are under a MANDATORY EVACUATION. The six coastal counties include: Bryan, Chatham, Liberty, McIntosh, Glynn, and Camden.
Kennesaw, GA - Lieutenant Don Stultz has received the Franklin M.
Labor Day Holiday Traffic Count
6 p.m. Friday, September 2 - Midnight Monday, September 5
78-Hour Holiday Period
The Georgia State Patrol is hosting the Southeastern Trooper Softball Tournament supporting Toys for Tots. The tournament will be held at 9 a.m. on Friday, September 9, at Laurel Park in Gainesville. The price of admission is one new, unwrapped toy.
“This holiday weekend, the Georgia State Patrol has one goal in mind—safety,” said Colonel Mark W. McDonough, Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Public Safety.
Congratulations!! The Georgia State Patrol is this year's winner of the "Best Looking Cruiser Contest" sponsored by the American Association of State Troopers (AAST).