Law enforcement officials arrested dozens during the recent nationwide "You Drink, You Drive, You Lose" campaign.

The crackdown took place from Dec. 18 through Sunday.

Omaha police say they made 49 arrests and issued 271 citations. The arrests included 19 on suspicion of driving under the influence. Sixteen of those involved drivers accused of first-offense DUI and three accused of second-offense DUI.

Omaha police had been awarded $21,725 by the Nebraska Office of Highway Safety to put extra officers on the streets to target alcohol and drug-impaired drivers.

The Nebraska State Patrol, which received a $22,000 grant for its part in the initiative, reported that it issued 5,263 citations and warnings accusing drivers of speeding. The patrol also made 54 arrests on suspicion of DUI and seven arrests of people accused of driving under the influence of drugs.

The Douglas County Sheriff's Office reported making 78 traffic stops and announced six DUI arrests, two of which were felony arrests.

That office received a $15,400 grant.

Sarpy County Sheriff's Office deputies issued 154 citations, and made 13 arrests on suspicion of DUI and 11 on suspicion of drug possession. The Sarpy office received a $13,000 grant.

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