"You Drink & Drive. You Lose." December Enforcement
The Lincoln Police Department will be joining a nationwide "You Drink & Drive. You Lose." law enforcement effort which will be conducted from Saturday, December 18, 2015 through Sunday, January 3, 2016. In an effort to help further impact impaired driving, the Lincoln Police Department will also be conducting extra enforcement throughout the city on the remaining Friday & Saturday nights during the month of December. The Nebraska Office of Highway Safety is providing funding for overtime for increased enforcement during this campaign.
In 2014, the Lincoln Police Department investigated 8,323 accidents, 336 of which alcohol use was suspected to be a factor.
There are three simple steps citizens can take to stay safe this holiday season: