Alcohol Inspections Conducted in Scotts Bluff County

MAY 21, 2018 (SCOTTSBLUFF, NEB.) During the evening hours of Friday, May 19, investigators with the Nebraska State Patrol (NSP), working with the Scotts Bluff County Sheriffs Office and Scottsbluff Police Department, conducted alcohol inspections in Scotts Bluff County.

In total, 69 businesses were checked. Five of those businesses sold alcohol to a minor for a non-compliance rate of 7%. Only one business failed to check the minors ID.
The businesses which failed the inspections were:
  • Chilis Scottsbluff
  • Shots Bar and Grill Scottsbluff
  • The Cigarette Chain - Scottsbluff
  • U Save Mart Morrill
  • Pony Express Mart Gering
Business which fail the alcohol inspections are referred to the Nebraska Liquor Control Commission. Clerks who sell alcohol to a minor are cited for procuring alcohol for a minor.

This operation was conducted thanks in part to a grant from the Nebraska Department of Transportation Highway Safety Office.