Law enforcement across Georgia is preparing for the upcoming New Years Holiday Weekend.  The Georgia State Patrol will begin it’s official traffic count on Thursday night at midnight.  The seventy eight hour holiday traffic count will end on Sunday night at midnight. 

The Georgia State Patrol and cell phone providers in Georgia offer the Star G-S-P service for motorists to report suspected impaired drivers. The call is free and you will be connected with the nearest GSP post to your location. From your cell phone, call Star G-S-P (*477).

Last year there were 2,083 crashes resulting in 789 injuries and 11 deaths on Georgia’s roadways during the New Years Holiday travel period.