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“Click it or Ticket” campaign a success

Lincoln County Sheriff’s Department
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Published: Dec. 1, 2020 at 4:00 PM CST
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NORTH PLATTE, Neb. (KNOP) - The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office completed the “National Click It or Ticket” enforcement campaign that ran from November 16 through 29.

The Sheriff’s office is reporting a very successful campaign. Drugs were removed from the street, as well as many citations issued and mortorists helped out on the roadways.

Here is a breakdown of the campaign:

35 - speeding; five - no registration; three - no proof of insurance; two- no seatbelt

One for exhibition of acceleration and one for no operator’s license.

Additional citations were issued for; seven for possession of marijuana, six for possession of drug paraphernalia, three for possession of a controlled substance and one for leaving the scene of an accident.

One driver was arrested for driving under the influence and driving under suspension. Also two subjects were arrested for possession an illegal firearm and carrying a concealed weapon as well as drug charges. Finally Deputies arrested four subjects on outstanding warrants.

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