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2007 News Releases

September 4, 2007
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 20th through August 31st, 2007. 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 Issued1,463
Official Speeding Citations717
Warning Speeding Citations91
Seatbelt Citations 239
Seatbelt Warnings 36
Child Restraint 7
No Insurance 104
Improper Registration 121
Other Traffic Violations 100
Suspended Drivers 20
Warrants 4
Criminal Arrests/Citations 17

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