Eighteen People Killed in Labor Day Travel Period Crashes

Traffic crashes across Georgia during the Labor Day holiday travel period resulted in 18 traffic deaths. This year, the holiday travel period was 78-hours long. It began at 6 p.m. on Fri., Aug. 31, and ended at 11:59 p.m. on Mon., Sept. 3.

Troopers Encourage Safe Driving Habits During the Labor Day Weekend

It’s almost Labor Day, and the Georgia State Patrol is reminding motorists to practice safe driving habits as they travel throughout the state this weekend.

Georgia State Patrol Going for Third Title as "America's Best Looking Cruiser"

(ATLANTA) – The Georgia State Patrol (GSP) is again participating in this year’s “Best Looking Cruiser” contest conducted by the American Association of State Troopers (AAST).

Georgia State Patrol Major Returns from Police Leadership Training in Israel

Major Jason Johnson of the Georgia State Patrol has returned after an intensive two weeks of public safety leadership training with Israel’s top policing executives.

Five People Killed in July Fourth Holiday Travel Period Crashes

Traffic crashes across Georgia during the July Fourth holiday travel period resulted in five traffic deaths.  The 30-hour holiday period began Tues., Jul. 3, at 6 p.m. and ended Wednesday at 11:59 p.m.

State Troopers Encourage Safe Driving During the July Fourth Holiday

Georgia State Troopers are gearing up for the July Fourth holiday travel period.  The holiday period is 30 hours long, beginning at 6 p.m. on Tues., Jul. 3, and ending at 11:59 p.m. on July Fourth.

Are you Ready for Hands-Free in Georgia?

During this year’s Legislative Session, Georgia became the 16th state in the U.S., along with the District of Columbia (D.C.), Puerto Rico, Guam and the U.S. Virgin Islands, to enact a hands-free driving law that prohibits all drivers from using hand-held cell phones while driving.

Eight People Killed in Memorial Day Holiday Travel Period Crashes

ATLANTA- Traffic crashes across Georgia during the Memorial Day holiday travel period resulted in 8 traffic deaths.  The 78-hour holiday period began Fri., May 25, at 6 p.m. and ended Monday at 11:59 p.m.

State Troopers Urge Memorial Day Travelers to Exercise Caution and Make Safety a Top Priority

The Georgia State Patrol is making final preparations for the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Troopers will be on full patrols, concentrating on impaired drivers and seat belt violations. The travel period is 78 hours long, and officially begins on Fri., May 25, at 6 p.m., and ends at 11:59 p.m.

Georgia State Patrol Graduates its 102nd Trooper School

(FORSYTH) – The Georgia State Patrol graduated its 102nd Trooper School on Fri., May 11, at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center in Forsyth. After 32 weeks of intense training, 39 new troopers will report to patrol posts throughout the state on Monday, June 18.