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The statewide executive order for empowering a healthy Georgia will extend through November 15. This order affects all Georgia residents and visitors. Review the following: COVID-19 Updates



Georgia State Patrol

Georgia State Patrol

Georgia State Patrol (GSP) supports the efforts of all public safety agencies to reduce criminal activity, apprehend those involved, and respond to natural and manmade disasters.

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959 United Ave. SE
Atlanta, GA 30316
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Major Mark Hambert

Major Mark Hambert

North Division Adjutant, Georgia State Patrol

Major Mark Hambert oversees the operations of North Division of the Georgia State Patrol uniformed operations including Troop A, B, C, D, E, Criminal Interdiction, and the Specialized Collision Reconstruction Team (SCRT).

Major Hitchens

Lt. Colonel William W. Hitchens, III

Deputy Commissioner, Director of Field Operations

Major William Hitchens, III is the Deputy Commissioner for the Department of Public Safety and serves as the Director of Field Operations responsible for the Georgia State Patrol, Motor Carrier Compliance Division, Special Weapons and Tactics Team (SWAT), Specialized Collision Reconstruction Team (SCRT), Criminal Interdiction Unit (CIU), Aviation Division, Recruiting/Off-Duty Employment, and Implied Consent.