Published on December 01, 2021
The Lincoln Police Department will join in a nationwide “Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over” law enforcement effort beginning Friday, December 17, 2021 through Saturday, January 1, 2022. Officers will be conducting extra enforcement throughout the city during the time above and throughout the rest of the month of December with specific emphasis on impaired driving. The NDOT-HSO is providing funding for overtime for increased enforcement during this campaign. The grant-funded enforcement will be conducted on several weekend nights during that time period.
In 2020, the Lincoln Police Department investigated 7,087 accidents, of which 205 drivers were cited for DWI.
There are three simple steps citizens can take to stay safe this holiday season: