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Las Vegas ranks No. 5 as most protected metropolitan area

Posted at 9:32 PM, Oct 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-27 00:32:15-04

A new survey found that Las Vegas ranks high on the most protected metropolitan areas in the country.

According to LawnStarter.com, Las Vegas ranks No. 5 on the list, based on the number of protective service workers -- such as police officers and firefighters -- per 1,000 residents.

Las Vegas has 14 protective service workers per 1,000 residents.