Press Releases

Labor Day Holiday Period Recap

September 4, 2012

Ten people died in traffic crashes across Georgia over the 78-hour Labor Day holiday travel period.  The holiday count began Friday at 6 p.m. and ended at midnight Monday. 

Troopers Continue Summer DUI Enforcement Efforts

July 17, 2012

The Georgia State Patrol is continuing its enforcement efforts to intercept impaired drivers this summer.  July is typically the month when motor vehicle travel is heaviest across the state and troopers are watching for impaired drivers, motorists who

Prepare Vehicles for Summer Travel

July 13, 2012

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

GSP Receives Donation from Georgia Moose

March 2, 2012

(ATLANTA) - The Georgia men and women members of the Loyal Order of Moose has donated 750 stuffed animals to the Georgia State Patrol for troopers to present to children who have been involved in serious t