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ROSEN APPLAUDS DEPARTMENT OF JUSTICE FOR GRANTING $1 MILLION TO BENEFIT LAS VEGAS POLICE

October 11, 2017
Press Release

WASHINGTON, D.C.  - Today, Congresswoman Jacky Rosen (NV-03) released the following statement applauding the White House’s announcement to award a $1 million grant through the Department of Justice to the state of Nevada. The funding will assist Nevada in compensating law enforcement for overtime and costs associated with the October 1 mass shooting:

“I am grateful for the Department of Justice's decision to award this grant to the city of Las Vegas to help compensate our law enforcement officers for their heroic efforts in one of the worst tragedies to ever strike our community,” said Rosen. “Our brave law enforcement officers put their lives on the line so they could save others, helping our city shine through our darkest hour. As we begin to heal as a community, we will never forget their courage and how their heroism made us stronger.”

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