Press Releases

GSP Reminds Motorists to Watch for Motorcycles

May 26, 2010

(ATLANTA) - May is motorcycle safety month across the country and the Georgia State Patrol is calling on all motorists to exercise caution while driving to avoid collisions with motorcycles.  Troopers also remind motorc

Concentrated Seat Belt Enforcement Underway

May 24, 2010

(ATLANTA) - As drivers prepare to hit the roads for the Memorial Day holiday travel period, the Georgia Department of Public Safety is urging motorists to make safety belt use their number one priority while traveling.  Two national tr

G-TACT Safety Campaign Underway in Bulloch

January 6, 2010

(Statesboro, GA) - The Georgia Department of Public Safety launched the latest enforcement and education wave of the Georgia TACT Program today along Interstate 16 in Bulloch County.  The G-TACT program, or Georgia Targeting Aggressive Cars and Trucks,

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