"Click It or Ticket" Enforcement Summary
The Lincoln Police Department's Traffic Unit participated in a nationwide "Click It or Ticket" enforcement effort from Monday, November 21, 2016 through Sunday, November 27, 2016. Special attention by law enforcement officers was directed toward those motorists who failed to buckle up themselves, their passengers and children. The Nebraska Office of Highway Safety provided overtime funding for increased enforcement during this campaign.
The Lincoln Police Department's Traffic Unit issued the following citations during the enforcement effort:
Seatbelt, official citations 42 Seatbelt, warning citations 15 Speeding, official citations 197 Speeding, warning citations 38 Traffic Signal, official citations 2 Traffic Signal, warning citation 1 Stop Sign, official citations 3 Stop Sign, warning citations 2 No Insurance, official citations 20 No Insurance, warning citations 15 No Valid Registration, official citations 15 No Valid Registration, warning citations 11 Other traffic violations, official citations 21 Other traffic violations, warning citations 62 Driving Under Suspension 2 Warrant arrests 3 Narcotics related arrests 2 Vehicles impounded 1 Total official citations 304 Total warning citations 144 Total citizen contacts 319