91 Drivers "Lost" in "You Drink, You Drive, You Lose" Campaign
By Emily Roehler, Weekend Meteorologist - bio | email
Lincoln - The Nebraska State Patrol took 91 drivers off
Nebraska roads for driving under the influence during the nationwide "You
Drink, You Drive, You Lose", special enforcement campaign August 16 through
and communications specialists put in overtime hours during the two week-long
enforcement campaign thanks in part to a nearly $28,000 grant from the Nebraska
Office of Highway Safety.
to raise awareness of the dangers of drinking and driving, the special
enforcement effort encompassed the heavily traveled Labor Day holiday weekend.
the enforcement across the state the NSP issued over 2,000 speeding citations,
nearly 450 seatbelt warnings or citations and issued 24 minor in possession citations.