Press Releases

Georgia State Patrol Planning For Busy Holiday Weekend

May 24, 2011

(ATLANTA) - Plan carefully, use caution, and buckle up are the recommendations from the Georgia State Patrol for a safe Memorial Day holiday weekend.  Colonel Bill Hitchens, Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Public Safety, said the 78-hour Memo

Prepare Vehicles Now for Summer Travel Season

May 24, 2011

(ATLANTA) - The Georgia State Patrol is encouraging motorists to make sure their vehicles are ready for the road before embarking on summer trips.  Colonel Bill Hitchens, Commissioner of the Georgia Department of Public Safety, said sum

G-TACT Safety Campaign Continues on GA 400

May 4, 2011

(ATLANTA, GA) - The Georgia Department of Public Safety launched the latest enforcement and education wave of the Georgia TACT Program along Georgia Highway 400 in Fulton and Forsyth counties.  The G-TACT program, or Georgia Targeting Aggressive Cars a