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Black History Month

LVMPD Foundation launches Black Giving Circle

The initiative of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Foundation is to forge relationships between the Southern Nevada Black community and local law enforcement.

Unexpected career paths led Henderson couple to leadership jobs

Ashanti and Tyre Gray did not expect their career paths to lead to where they are now, but open and curious minds led them to trailblazing positions as some of the first Black leaders in their organizations.

Las Vegas’ first Black police officer honored for historic career

Metropolitan Police Department officers picked up retired Detective Herman Moody, the first Black police officer in Las Vegas history, from his house and took him to the Clark County government center, where officials dedicated a proclamation in his honor.

Taste and Sounds of Soul goes virtual

The annual Taste and Sounds of Soul festival organized by Las Vegas Black Image Magazine is going virtual this year.