LPD Releases Results of Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over Project

Published on April 26, 2024

The Lincoln Police Department (LPD) today released the results of its Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over drug impaired driving campaign conducted April 19 and 20. LPD issued 223 citations stemming from traffic stops for various offenses.

During that weekend, LPD assigned additional officers to conduct high-visibility traffic enforcement using a zero-tolerance approach to drivers under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs. LPD received funding from the Nebraska Department of Transportation to support the campaign.

Offenses include but are not limited to:

Speeding Citations                                               18
DUI Citations 22
Refusal of a Chemical Test Citations  3
Driving Under Suspension/Revocation Citations         16
Arrests for Possession of a Controlled Substance  4
Reckless Driving Citations  3
No Valid Registration Citations  40
No Insurance Citations  12
Engaging in a Speed Contest Citations   3
Flee to Avoid Arrest Citation  1
Open Alcohol Container Citation  4
Causing Unnecessary Noise from a Motor Vehicle Citations         2




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