Las Vegas Is Adopting New Program to Reduce Violence in Tourist Areas
By TheNevadaGlobeStaff, December 29, 2022 10:18 am
LAS VEGAS, Nev. (702 Times, NV Globe) – The city of Las Vegas claims to have launched a new project in an effort to “avoid crime and unrest” in tourist areas.
The new program is known as “Operation S.A.F.E.R. – Stronger Alliance For Enforcement and Relationships,” according to the city of Las Vegas.
It “aims to be proactive utilizing data, using technology and establishing connections that create and sustain a safe place for people to live, work and visit,” according to the city.
The city’s deputy city marshals will collaborate with local businesses, residents, private security providers, and law enforcement in the vicinity of Fremont Street and Las Vegas Boulevard at Sahara Avenue as part of “Operation S.A.F.E.R.” to “maintain the overall improved safety and quality of life.”
The city states that analyzing calls for service, crime, community contacts, arrests, and citations will help determine whether this operation was successful.
The city suggests calling 702-229-6444 for further details about the operation.
Credits: Fox 5 Vegas
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