Valdosta Battle of the Badges happening July 28

Release: As a reminder our Fire and Police Departments are hosting a blood-drive through the Red Cross. The Battle of the Badges Blood-Drive is next Wednesday, July 28. It will be held between 10 am…

MCCD reports results of joint agency SafeDRIVE campaign

Release: Motor Carrier Compliance Officers Encourage Commercial Drivers to Drive Safely (ATLANTA, GA) – The Motor Carrier Compliance Division (MCCD) of the Department of Public Safety (DPS) participated in SafeDRIVE, June 22-24, along with fellow law…

GSP urges safe driving during Fourth of July…

Release: State Troopers and Officers Encourage Safe Driving Habits This July Fourth Holiday JUNE 25, 2021 (ATLANTA, GA) – The Georgia State Patrol and the Motor Carrier Compliance Division encourage everyone to celebrate the Independence…

SafeDRIVE concentrates law enforcement on highways

Release: DPS Motor Carrier Compliance Officers to Participate In Operation SafeDRIVE JUNE 16, 2021 Georgia Department of Public Safety Motor Carrier Compliance Division to Participate In Operation SafeDRIVE Joins safety effort to prevent crashes with commercial…

DPS cracks down on street racing crimes in…

Release: DPS Crime Suppression and Street Racing Enforcement Proves Successful Once Again JUNE 15, 2021 (ATLANTA, GA) – The Georgia Department of Public Safety (DPS) coordinated the seventh wave of the multi-agency crime suppression and street…

Georgia urged to drive safe over Memorial Day…

Release: State Troopers and Officers Urge Motorists to Make Safety a Priority this Memorial Day Weekend MAY 24, 2021 (ATLANTA, GA) – The Department of Public Safety (DPS) is encouraging motorists traveling the roadways throughout…

VFD add second R.E.A.C.H. can collection trailer

Release: Due to the popularity of the Valdosta Fire Department's Georgia Firefighters Burn Foundation can drive, a second collection trailer is now available to meet the high recycling demands of our community seen in the…