LAS VEGAS -- The front lobbies of three additional LVMPD substations will be closed to the public beginning Saturday as part of the department’s ongoing efforts to reduce spending.
These locations are:
-- Bolden Area Command, 1851 Stella Lake St.
-- South Central Area Command, 4860 Las Vegas Boulevard South.
-- Southeast Area Command, 3675 E. Harmon Ave.
These stations join the Downtown Area Command, which closed its front lobby to the public March 6, 2010.
The civilian support personnel who normally staff these locations will be moved to more critical positions within the department, eliminating the need to hire additional staff to fill those roles. No positions will be eliminated during this re-allocation of resources.
The primary functions of these front lobby locations has been taking crime and accident reports, registering firearms, and fielding special service requests from citizens. These services will still be available at the area command substations which will maintain front lobby service.
The following Area Command Sub-Stations which will maintain the availability of these services within their front lobby area between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday:
-- Northeast Area Command, 3750 Cecile Ave.
-- Convention Center Area Command, 750 Sierra Vista Drive.
-- Northwest Area Command, 9850 W. Cheyenne Ave.
-- Enterprise Area Command, 6975 W. Windmill Lane.
-- From news release