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If you have any questions, please contact the LVPPA at 702.384.8692 or e-mail us.

We provide eight (8) full-time officers, twenty-nine (29) part-time officers, three (3) full time attorneys, and one (1) legal assistant.

We are available for the following:

  • All Internal Affairs interviews
  • All Division level interviews
  • Assistance in filing grievances related to discipline
  • Representation at grievance meetings and hearings related to discipline
  • Assistance in filing of grievances related to Contract violations
  • Representation at grievance hearings related to Contract violations
  • Assistance in filing of grievances related to workers’ compensation issues
  • Representation at hearings related to workers’ compensation issues
  • Pre-termination hearings
  • Civil Service Board hearings
  • Arbitration hearings
  • Officer involved shootings and in custody deaths:
    • A representative and an Attorney respond to all Officer-involved shootings and in custody deaths.
    • A representative and/or an Attorney participate in all follow-up interviews including:
    • Homicide
    • Use of Force Board
    • Coroners Inquest
  • Accident Review board
  • Legislative Representation
  • Limited sponsorship of Youth Activity groups
  • Limited in service training funds available
  • Additional Life Insurance and AD&D policy

Services are available to non-members for a nominal fee. Generally these fees must be paid in advance by the non-member.

Cost of Representation Non-members or Member Not Represented By the Association

  • Delegate representation: $250.00 hr. / 2 hr. Min
  • Copies: $1.00 per page
  • Fax: $1.00 per page

Other costs as accrued

Legal Department:

  • General Counsel: $500.00 hr. / 2 hr. Min
  • Paralegal: $150.00/hr.
  • Copies: $1.00 per page
  • Fax: $1.00 per page

The expense of an Arbitration Hearing or Labor Management Hearing shall be shared equally between the Department and the non-member if the Association sanctions the appeal and shall be borne solely by the non-member if the Association does not sanction the appeal.  All costs related to an Arbitration Hearing or Labor Management Hearing which are to be borne by the non-member include, but are not limited to, the Arbitrator’s fees and costs, postage, copies, faxes, etc.  A down payment of $1,800 for an Arbitration Hearing or $1,000 for a Labor Management Hearing must be deposited with the LVPPA four (4) weeks prior to the hearing.  Additional costs will be billed.

Additionally, if the non-member chooses to retain the LVPPA’s representatives and/or attorneys to represent him, the following fees must be paid in advance for the following services:

  • Delegate Representation: $250.00 hr. / 2 hr. Min
  • Labor Management Hearing: Up to $1,500
  • Pre-Termination Hearing: $5,000
  • Arbitration:  Up to $10,000

The retainer of $1,500 will be applied to the first 3 hours of attorney time; thereafter, attorney time will be billed at $500 per hour. Additional expenses may apply.

JOIN the ASSOCIATION TODAY!

If you have any questions, please contact the LVPPA at 702.384.8692 or e-mail us.