LINCOLN – A two-week special enforcement period from the Nebraska State Patrol has ended with thousands of citations.
NSP handed out 224 seat belt citations during their Memorial Day enforcement period. They gave significantly more speeding citations, with 1,938 in 2017.
They had 76 citations for Driving Under the Influence during the period of May 22nd to June 4th.
3,055 total citations were given out.
A $27,950 grant from the Nebraska Office of Highway Safety funded some the enforcement effort.
By the numbers-
224- Seat Belt Citations
1,938- Speeding Citations
102- Driving Under Suspension
46- Child Restraint citations
76- DUI citations
54- No Proof of Insurance
612- Motorist Assist
3,055- Total citations