The “You Drink You Drive You Lose” campaign took place from December 13th through January 1st.
There were 380 total citations issued. Police say there were 53 total Arrests for Driving Under the Influence (38 Charges for First Offense DUI and 11). Police say three people were arrested for Felony DUI and there was one Provisional Operator's Permit DUI. Other charges:
· 43 Minor in Possession
· 2 Open Container of Alcohol
· 11 Arrests for Operating During Suspension
· 13 Arrests for Careless/Negligent Driving
· 7 Arrests for Possession of Marijuana and Drug Equipment
· 101 for Speeding
The Nebraska Office of Highway Safety awarded $21,709 to fund extra officers on the streets to detect and apprehend alcohol and drug-impaired drivers. There were 10 operations conducted at various dates and times throughout the city.