Lincoln Police issue over 100 citations in distracted driving enforcement campaign


LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN) — The Lincoln Police Department has released the results of its distracted driving enforcement campaign.

Officers paid extra attention to highly trafficked intersections with the hopes of cracking down on red light violations.

The results of the campaign include hundreds of warnings and citations:

Total Citations & Warnings 272
Speeding citations 14
Speeding warnings 4
Traffic signal citations 72
Traffic signal warnings 31
Stop sign citations 5
Seat belt citations 10
Seat belt warnings 5
Child seat belt citation 1
No insurance citations 14
No insurance warnings 14
No valid registration citations 37
No valid registration warnings 16
Other traffic violation citations 20
Other traffic violation warnings 23
Driving under suspension 3

The campaign ran from April 1 through 22 and was funded through the Nebraska Department of Transportation’s Highway Safety Office.

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