Georgia Department of Public Safety

Georgia Department of Public Safety

The Georgia Department of Public Safety oversees the day-to-day operations of the Georgia State Patrol, Capitol Police, and the Motor Carrier Compliance Division.

DPS Headquarters

Capitol Police

Georgia State Patrol

Motor Carrier Compliance

GPS Office of Public Safety Support

Serving the Ones that Serve Georgia

The Office of Public Safety Support (OPSS) was established to mitigate the potential psychological impact that critical incidents or traumatic events can have on the members of the Georgia Public Safety community.

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Employment Opportunities

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Request a Trooper, Officer or other public speaker for a function, training session or public safety meeting.


EPORTS - Submit Your Open Records Request Online

DPS offers EPORTS as an online platform for seeking and obtaining available and responsive documents prepared by the Georgia State Patrol, Georgia Motor Carrier Compliance Division, and Capitol Police. EPORTS is currently limited to online search, retrieval, and payment of crash reports (accident), incident reports (arrest), and citations.

Service of Process Designee

Effective July 1, 2023, and pursuant to O.C.G.A. 50-21-35, the following individuals shall serve as designees for service of process for civil actions brought against the Georgia Department of Public Safety and/or the Public Safety Commissioner, in his official capacity:


  • Joan G. Crumpler – Legal Director  
  • Clare McGuire – Deputy Legal Director  
  • Dee Brophy – ALS Attorney  
  • Nkenge Green – Open Records Attorney Manager  
  • Kela Ward - Paralegal
  • Veronica Carew – Legal Division Executive Assistant


Georgia Department of Public Safety
959 United Avenue S.E.
Atlanta, GA 30316

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See Something, Send Something App

Have you downloaded the mobile app that allows users to send reports of suspicious activity directly to state law enforcement for further investigation?