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This Week in GeorgiaGov: Public Safety

GA Public Safety Graduates 98th Trooper School

November 17, 2016

On Nov. 11, 2016, the Georgia Department of Public Safety held it’s 98th Trooper School Graduation with the commencement of 24 new graduates.

Beware Of Fake Contractors In Georgia

November 1, 2016

If your home was damaged by Hurricane Matthew, professional con artists may try to make you their victim as well. Ask questions, pay close attention and never pay someone posing as an “official” FEMA contractor.

How To Get A Restraining Order In Georgia

October 25, 2016

Find out the types of restraining orders as well as how to apply for a restraining order in Georgia to help keep you or a loved one safe.

Georgia's School Safety Hotline

August 25, 2016

Georgia's Department of Education operates the nation's first state-funded, school safety hotline available for teachers, administrators, students and parents to use when they witness illegal or harmful activity. It's a great resource to ensure our children's safety at school.

Help for the Homeless in Georgia

August 4, 2016

Georgia's home to nearly 14,000 homeless individuals throughout the state. However, there are a number of programs that offer assistance and care that can better their lives and the lives of the families. Funding and programs that reach homeless individuals with disabilities, AIDS, veterans and their families are available through the Georgia Department of Community Affairs. 

Fireworks: What’s Legal In Georgia?

June 28, 2016

When it comes to fireworks, find out what's legal in Georgia.

Public Pool Rules and Safety

June 9, 2016

Pools are open for the summer! Review some rules and learn how to stay safe and healthy.

A Week to Honor Georgia’s Correctional Nurses

May 10, 2016

This week, from May 6 to May 12, we thank the registered nurses who work in Georgia's correctional facilities.

Don't be a Victim of Identity Theft

April 26, 2016

Your identity belongs to you. Don't let someone take it away!

Becoming a Private Investigator or Security Guard

March 17, 2016

Find out how to get a license for yourself or your private investigator or security guard business.

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