"You Drink & Drive. You Lose." Mini-Grant Results
The Lincoln Police Department participated in a "You Drink & Drive. You Lose." campaign during the first two weekends of December 2015 - December 4th & 5th and December 11th & 12th. These dates were added to the national campaign being conducted December 18, 2015 through January 3, 2016. During the project, officers conducted high visibility traffic enforcement and took a zero tolerance approach to drivers under the influence of alcoholic liquor and/or drugs. The Lincoln Police Department made 10 DUI/DWI arrests. Funding for the project was provided through a mini-grant from the Nebraska Office of Highway Safety.
Other activity during the project included:
1 DRE evaluation 4 narcotics citations 3 driving under suspension citations 1 warrant arrest 1 MIP citation 5 citations and 13 warnings for no valid insurance 6 citations and 5 warnings for no valid registration 2 citations and 1 warning for no seatbelt 2 citations and 6 warnings for traffic signal violations 2 citations and 8 warnings for stop sign violations 4 speed warnings