Local News


Annual Best of the Badge gala taking place at Red Rock Resort in July

Posted at 2:06 PM, Jun 10, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-09 02:33:26-04

The 2016 Sheriff Salutes the Best of the Badge gala will take place July 8 at Red Rock Resort & Spa.

During the gala, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department will highlight the extraordinary life saving efforts of outstanding officers.

Revenues from the fourth annual event will be used for community safety programs and specialized training and equipment used by LVMPD across Clark County.

More than 650 people attended last year's sold-out event. The event is open to citizens, civic leaders and businesses.

The galas, which is hosted by the LVMPD Foundation, is the foundation's largest fundraiser of the year. The foundation was founded in 1999 and is dedicated to supporting programs that help keep our community safer.

Gala tickets are priced at $75 for LVMPD employees and $150 for the general public. Sponsorships are available and the foundation is still looking for auction items.

Click here for tickets are more information.