KEARNEY, Neb. – The following is from the Buffalo County Sheriff’s Office:
“The Nebraska Office of Highway Safety has approved the Buffalo County Sheriff’s Office for a selective traffic enforcement grant. The grant allows the Sheriff’s Office to utilize extra deputies for participation in the National Click It or Ticket Mobilization. The extra traffic enforcement will be conducted May 20 – June 2, 2019, at selected Buffalo County locations.
Deputies will target all traffic violations with an emphasis on issuing citations for occupant restraint violations. The objective is to increase the statewide observed seat belt use of front seat outboard occupants in passenger vehicles 3% from the 2017 calendar base year average usage rate of 85.9% by December 31, 2019.”