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.

Deal Announces Launch of "See Something, Send Something": Digital reporting app now available in Georgia

Gov. Nathan Deal announced today the launch of “See Something, Send Something,” a smartphone app that directs citizen concerns to local law enforcement.

Georgia State Patrol Reminds Partygoers to Be Safe This St. Patrick’s Day Weekend

ATLANTA—Georgia State Troopers are reminding St. Patrick’s Day partygoers to be safe this weekend. “Make safety a priority. Driving impaired is dangerous and not worth the risk of killing yourself or someone else,” said Colonel Mark W.

Motor Carrier Compliance Division Graduates its First Motor Carrier Officer School

Congratulations to the 14 new motor carrier officers who graduated from the First Motor Carrier Officer School on Wed., Mar. 7, at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center in Forsyth. Governor Nathan Deal was the keynote speaker for the graduation ceremony.

Troopers Are Reminding Motorists to be Safe during Spring Break Travel

It’s spring time again, and many school systems in the southeast will be closed for spring break over the next couple of weeks.  This means an increase in motor vehicle travel across Georgia.  “Mid-March to early April is traditionally the time that many people take their first vacation trip of t

Notice of Changes to Maximum Rate Tariff for Household Goods Carriers

On March 8, 2018, the Board of Public Safety approved a new maximum rate tariff applicable to intrastate household goods movers within the state of Georgia. Following the vote, Commissioner Mark W. McDonough signed an Administrative Order adopting the new tariff.

Nine People Killed in New Year's Holiday Travel Period Crashes

Traffic crashes across Georgia during the New Year's holiday travel period resulted in 9 traffic deaths. The holiday travel period began at 6 p.m. on Fri., Dec. 29, and ended at 11:59 p.m. on Mon., Jan 1.

Georgia State Patrol Graduates its 101st Trooper School

(FORSYTH) – The Georgia State Patrol graduated its 101st Trooper School on Friday, December 29, at the Georgia Public Safety Training Center in Forsyth. After 31 weeks of intense training, 40 new troopers will report to patrol posts throughout the state on Monday, January 29.