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2006 News Releases

September 11, 2006
For More Information Contact:
Officer Katherine Finnell, Public Information Officer, 441-7226

Back 2 School Enforcement Project Summary

The Lincoln Police Department conducted its “back to school” traffic selective project August 28th through September 8th, 2006. This project, funded by a grant from the Nebraska Office of Highway Safety, was conducted during the first two weeks of school. The funding provided for additional officers to be placed in school zones to enforce the flashing 25 m.p.h. speed limit. The Lincoln Police Department issued the following citations during the two week project.

Total Citations Issued1,400
Official Speeding Citations792
Warning Speeding Citations85
Seatbelt Citations 219
Seatbelt Warnings 20
Child Restraint 8
No Insurance 91
Improper Registration 62
Other Traffic Violations 103
Suspended Drivers 17
Warrants 1
Criminal Arrests/Citations 2

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