Vegas Beat Magazine

November/December 2015

Keep Your Head Down, Eyes Up and Stay Safe

As you all are aware, violence toward police officers is on the rise nationwide. We have all heard the stories of officers being attacked. Unfortunately, it doesn’t matter if you are pumping gas, sitting at a red light or even eating: We as police officers are targets, and we have to remain vigilant. A heightened […] Read More »

Metro: Our History, Our Story

There are few on the Department today who remember our roots, but we haven’t always been Metro and we haven’t even always been here. Today, we are one of the largest police departments in the United States, but when compared to all other large police departments, we are the youngest at only 42 years old. […] Read More »

Fit for Duty: Mark Lafavor

Knowing what I know now, I think it’s very important. I’ve been lucky enough to live a healthy life, but everyone is a little different. I feel it’s up to me to give him the basic knowledge about how to take care of his body, and encourage him to be very active at his age and throughout his life. Read More »

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