Click It or Ticket Enforcement Summary
The Lincoln Police Department participated in a statewide "Click it or Ticket" enforcement effort from Monday November 19, 2012 through Sunday, November 25, 2012. Special attention by law enforcement officers was directed to those motorists who failed to buckle up themselves, their passengers and children. Funding for this project was provided by the Nebraska Office of Highway Safety.
The Lincoln Police Department issued the following citations during the enforcement project:
|Driving Under the Influence||13|
|Drug & Drug Paraphernalia||61|
|Driving Under Suspension||37|
|Minor in Possession||23|
|Child seatbelt violations||4|
|Other traffic citations||158|
|Total citations issued||1,023|
|Total warning citations issued||853|
A count of seat belt use was conducted at seven high volume intersections throughout the city both prior to and after the detail. The count reflected an estimated 8.29% increase in seat belt use after the detail was completed.