Press Releases

GSP & DOT Announce New Year's Holiday Traffic Estimates

December 31, 2009

(ATLANTA) – Traffic safety is the priority for holiday patrols by Georgia State Troopers and officers with the Motor Carrier Compliance and Capitol Police Divisions of the Georgia Department of Public Safety.  Both the Christmas and New Year’s holiday

GSP Deploys DUI Task Force in Savannah

December 15, 2009

(ATLANTA) – The Georgia State Patrol announced today the deployment of a DUI task force to patrol the Savannah-Statesboro area in an effort to reduce the number of impaired driving crashes in the areas. 

GSP Announces DUI Crackdown for Holidays

December 11, 2009

(ATLANTA) – The Georgia Department of Public Safety today announced a month-long enforcement effort targeted at impaired drivers on Georgia roads.  Colonel Bill Hitchens, Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Public Safety, said Georgia State Troop