Attorney General Laxalt Announces Press Event for Special Law Enforcement Summit on School Safety


March 13, 2018

 *** Media Advisory – Save the Date for March 14 ***

    Carson City, NV – The Office of the Nevada Attorney General will be hosting press events in Carson City and Las Vegas for the Special Law Enforcement Summit on School Safety. The Summit will examine Nevada’s laws, protocols and security measures for ensuring school safety and responding to violent threats as they unfold. Because the Summit involves discussions, methods and techniques used by law enforcement, educators and school administrators, the event is closed to the media until 11:05 a.m., at which time media are invited to attend a discussion on the last agenda item of the Summit. That discussion will be focused on how school staff and law enforcement can share information to identify, report and prevent potential threats to Nevada’s schools.

      WHO:   In Las Vegas, Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt will be available to the media following the Summit along with Roland Swanson, his Chief of Investigations and a retired member of the FBI. In Carson City, Carson City Sheriff Ken Furlong and Nevada Attorney General Chief of Staff Nicholas Trutanich will be available to the media.

        WHAT:  Press event for Special Law Enforcement Summit on School Safety.

          WHERE:   In Las Vegas, members of the media are invited to attend the last portion of the Summit held in the Attorney General’s Office at 555 East Washington Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89101. Please take the elevator to the third floor and check in at the front desk. In Carson City, members of the media are also invited to attend the last portion of the Summit held in the Attorney General’s Office at 100 North Carson St., Carson City, NV 89701. Please check in at the front desk.

            WHEN:  The Las Vegas and Carson City press events will begin at 11:05 a.m., and are only open to members of the media who have RSVPd in advance to attend.

              NOTES:  The Summits in both locations are at full capacity due to the number of attendees. Due to the nature of the information being shared and the limitations on space, media RSVPs will be strictly enforced without exception. Media who plan to be in attendance must RSVP to Monica Moazez via email at MMoazez@ag.nv.gov no later than Wednesday, March 14th by 10:00 a.m.

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