October 1, 2015 -- Morrow, GA The Prosecuting Attorneys’ Council of Georgia (PAC) is pleased to announce it has received a $291,600 grant from the Governor’s Office of Highway Safety (GOHS).
The grant, which will continue through September of 2016, will provide much needed funding to train law enforcement officers and prosecutors to more effectively detect and prosecute impaired and/or unsafe drivers.
“The Governor’s Office of Highway Safety is committed to keeping everyone safe on our roads and highways, from the smallest precious cargo to the most seasoned drivers,” said GOHS Director Harris Blackwood. “This grant will help PAC reduce crashes, injuries, and fatalities on Georgia roadways.
“We are pleased to be partnered with GOHS in providing this valuable training designed to improve the effective adjudication of traffic safety criminal cases and the reduction of traffic safety violations,” said PAC executive Director Chuck Spahos.
For more information on this grant program, contact GOHS at 404-656-6996.
For more information on GOHS and its highway safety programs, visit www.gahighwaysafety.org.