Kearney Police Department Cites Over 200 in Special Enforcement Campaign


Kearney police took part in the holiday "You Drink & Drive. You Lose" campaign that took place Dec. 14 through Jan. 1.

The police department issued a total of 192 warnings and defect citations and 68 official citations.

The campaign saw 10 people cited for driving under the influence along with eight drug related arrests. In addition to that, police cited drivers for violations such as speeding, reckless driving, and MIPs.

Seven others were taken into custody because of arrest warrants and one stolen vehicle was recovered during the special enforcement.

Three officers worked a total of 40 overtime hours during this special campaign.