Visitors should know how to identify Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Officers as well as our VIVA Volunteers (Visitor Information Visitors Assistance.)
LVMPD officers that you are most likely to come in contact with will wear one of the following four uniforms. Please familiarize yourself with these various uniforms so you recognize our officers.
As the name indicates, Visitor Information Visitor Assistance (VIVA) Patrol is a facet under the LVMPD's Metro Volunteer Program (MVP)
Our dedicated VIVA Patrol Volunteers are available to answer tourists' questions as well as to assist in safety and crime issues.
VIVA Patrol Volunteers undergo background checks and successful candidates will be given 16 hours of training in patrol functions, tourist information and crime prevention. VIVA uniforms consist of a yellow Metro VIVA Volunteer shirt which is easily identifiable.