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City of Las Vegas seeks qualified lifeguards for summer jobs
The city of Las Vegas has immediate openings for certified lifeguards and water safety instructors.
Rape Crisis Center
The Rape Crisis Center for children and adults was founded in 1975 to provide comprehensive services to sexual assault victims and their families.
Spring break activities
Spring break is coming for Clark County School District kids. And for many parents that means kids are unsupervised as they have to work. That's why members of the School Violence Initiative talked about the importance of keeping your kids safe while on break.
sm@rtconnections website
SM@RT Connections is an organization aimed at educating parents and children about the dangers of the Internet, sexting and teaches on how one can become a good digital citizen.
Partial recall of breast pump power adapters announced
Energizer Personal Care – Playtex Manufacturing, Inc. announced that it is initiating a voluntary nationwide recall of certain AC/DC power adapters that are used with the Playtex Nurser Deluxe Double Electric Breast Pump.
LVMPD Area Commands
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department has provided an online direct link to the substation that serves your area so that you can file a service request, report abandoned or disabled vehicles, comment on its service or contact the department with any of your non-emergency needs.
Form for reporting a no-injury accident in Las Vegas
The Metropolitain Police Department has changed its policy on property-damage-only accidents, and there is a new form to fill out to report them via the DMV.  |  Document DMV Traffic Accident Report (55.0KB)
City of Las Vegas sand bag locations
Sandbags are available for free along with free sand outside the City of Las Vegas East and West service centers.
February is teen dating violence awareness month
Young people across the country have been organizing for years to increase awareness about dating abuse. With adult allies, in 2005 they successfully saw the issue highlighted in the Violence Against Women Act which supported a week of awareness activities. Video Video
Remembrance Rescue Project
The Remembrance Rescue Project is operated and hosted by fire departments across the country that volunteer their time to coordinate educational sessions for schools, community events and memorials.
First Tuesday to share ways to fight rising property crime
With the increase in residential robberies this year and the rise in registered handguns, LVMPD Area Commands will discuss “How to Protect Your Home and Those You Love” during First Tuesday events.
Local Red Cross launches 'Fire Hurts' fundraising campaign
The American Red Cross and the Professional Fire Fighters of Nevada have partnered up to raise money to help those they already help through a campaign called “Fire Hurts.” Video Video
Zero Teen Fatalities traffic safety message contest
The Nevada Department of Public Safety, Office of Traffic Safety is sponsoring a Zero Teen Fatalities‘ Be A Zero: Zero Teen Fatalities traffic safety message contest for high school students statewide.
2013 ‘Fire Hurts … Red Cross Helps’ Campaign
The “Fire Hurts … Red Cross Helps” campaign is a special fundraising initiative of the local American Red Cross supported by the Professional Fire Fighters of Nevada to provide assistance to local families who have lost their homes and belongings to fire.
New Year's Eve: Need to Know
In an effort to increase the safety of those celebrating New Year’s Eve throughout Las Vegas, LVMPD will once again be strictly enforcing various city and county ordinances throughout the holiday period.
If driving out of town, check conditions first
If you’re planning to drive out of Las Vegas on Saturday or Sunday, you might want to check highway conditions.
Holiday Crime Prevention Tips
The LVMPD Robbery Section and Crime Prevention provides holiday tips to assist the public in having a safe and enjoyable holiday season.   |  Document Holiday Crime Prevention Tips (284.7KB)
Trouble in Toyland lists 2013's dangerous toys
The 2013 Trouble in Toyland report is the 28th annual U.S. Public Interest Research Group survey of toy safety.
Check McCarran Airport for possible delays
Check flight departure and arrival times at McCarran International Airport.
FDA recall alerts
Food producers recall their products from the marketplace when the products are mislabeled or when the food may present a health hazard to consumers because the food is contaminated or has caused a foodborne illness outbreak.

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