City of Lincoln
"You Drink & Drive. You Lose." CampaignBeginning Saturday, November 29, 2014, the Lincoln (NE) Police Department will participate in the nationwide "You Drink & Drive. You Lose." enforcement campaign. Officers will be monitoring traffic throughout the city with specific emphasis on impaired driving. The Nebraska Office of Highway Safety is providing grant funding for overtime patrols during this project. The enforcement will be conducted on Friday and Saturday nights, through the month of December.
In 2013, the Lincoln Police Department investigated 8,319 accidents, 361 of which alcohol use was a suspected factor.
There are three simple steps citizens can take to stay safe this holiday season: