Las Vegas receives $5M to protect against terror attacks


FILE – In this Sept. 27, 2017, file photo, a early morning runner crosses in front of the U.S. Capitol as he passes the flags circling the Washington Monument in Washington. Congress returns from spring break Monday, April 9, 2018, scrambling to compile a to-do list that will satisfy a president they desperately need to […]

Las Vegas law enforcement is getting more money to prevent terror attacks.

Congress has doubled federal grants for local police. That includes a $5 million grant through the Urban Areas Security Initiative program within the Department of Homeland Security.

The grant is nearly double what Las Vegas received for 2017.

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