Georgia State Patrol Graduates the 107th Trooper School

The Georgia State Patrol graduated its 107th Trooper School on Friday, January 10, atthe Georgia Public Safety Training Center (GPSTC) in Forsyth. 

Final Holiday Count for 2020 New Year's Travel Period

Traffic crashes across Georgia during the New Year's holiday travel period resulted in two traffic deaths. This year, the holiday travel period was only 30-hours long. It began at 6 p.m. on Tues., Dec. 31, and ended at 11:59 p.m. on Weds., Jan. 1.

Final Holiday Count for 2019 Christmas Travel Period

Traffic crashes across Georgia during the Christmas holiday travel period resulted in 14 traffic deaths. This year, the holiday travel period was 54-hours long. It began at 6 p.m. on Tue., Dec. 24, and ended at 11:59 p.m. on Thurs., Dec. 26.

 

State Troopers and MCCD Officers Prepare for High Visibility Patrols During 2019 Christmas and New Year's Holiday Travel Periods

(ATLANTA) – The Georgia State Patrol (GSP) and the Motor Carrier Compliance Division (MCCD) will be on high visibility patrols on interstates and state roads during the Christmas and New Year’s holiday travel periods. State troopers and MCCD officers encourage motorists to exercise safe driving habits in an effort to reduce the number of crashes on Georgia roadways. The Christmas travel period is 54-hours long, from 6 p.m. Tues., Dec. 24, until 11:59 p.m. on Thurs., Dec. 26. The 30-hour New Year’s holiday period will begin at 6 p.m. on Tues., Dec. 31, and end at 11:59 p.m. on Wed., Jan. 1.

Final 2019 Holiday Traffic Count for Thanksgiving Travel Period

Traffic crashes across Georgia during the Thanksgiving holiday travel period resulted in 12 traffic deaths.

GSP and MCCD Preparing for Busy Thanksgiving Holiday Weekend on Georgia Roadways

The 102-hour Thanksgiving holiday travel period begins at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 27, and ends at 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 1.

Motor Carrier Compliance Division Graduates its Fourth Motor Carrier Officer School

(FORSYTH) – The Motor Carrier Compliance Division graduated its 4th Motor Carrier Officer School on Thursday, Oct. 10, at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center in Forsyth. After 24 weeks of intense training, 7 new MCCD officers will report to inspection stations throughout the state.

Final 2019 Labor Day Holiday Traffic Count

(Atlanta, GA) - Traffic crashes across Georgia during the Labor Day holiday travel period resulted in nine traffic deaths, with eight being investigated by Troopers. This year, the holiday travel period was 78-hours long. It began at 6 p.m. on Fri., Aug. 30, and ended at 11:59 p.m.

Troopers and Motor Carrier Officers Urge Motorists to Practice Safe Driving Habits this Labor Day Weekend

(Atlanta) – The Georgia State Patrol is reminding motorists to practice safe driving habits as they travel throughout the state this Labor Day weekend.

IMPORTANT PUBLIC UPDATE REGARDING OPEN RECORDS, August 23, 2019.

The DPS network servers remain off-line due to the recent ransomware attack.  Please be aware of the following regarding current record availability: