State of Georgia
Department of Public Safety
General Inquiry 404-624-7700
The Georgia Department of Public Safety oversees the day-to-day operation of the Georgia State Patrol (GSP), Capitol Police and the Motor Carrier Compliance Division (MCCD). GSP troopers investigate traffic crashes and enforce traffic and criminal laws on the state’s roads. MCCD officers conduct safety inspections of commercial motor vehicles and inspect highway shipments of hazardous materials.
Division of Emergency Management
The Georgia Division of Emergency Management and Homeland Security helps protect life and property against man-made and natural disasters by directing the state’s efforts in the areas of prevention, preparedness, mitigation, response and recovery. Visit the division’s website for a severe weather awareness guide and other preparedness information.
Emergency Management Agency
The Chatham County Emergency Management Agency is responsible for planning and coordinating actions for disaster preparation, response and recovery. The office manages the County Emergency Operations Center; plans and conducts emergency training; and serves as a liaison with state and federal emergency agencies. Visit the office’s website for the county’s disaster planning guide and other disaster preparedness information.
Liberty County’s Department of Emergency Management works closely with the state division and other agencies before, during and after emergencies and disasters to provide coordinated and comprehensive protection of lives and property. This is accomplished by providing communitywide leadership, guidance, support and coordination in the area of mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery. Visit the department’s website for the county’s hurricane and flood information.
Visit Liberty County’s Fire Administration website for a full list of fire departments in the county.
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