Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D-Nev.) released the following statement recognizing National Police Week 2019, which began on Sunday, May 12th and concludes on Saturday, May 18th. Senator Cortez Masto is a cosponsor of a resolution officially recognizing National Police Week. Kyle L. Eng, a Nevada law enforcement officer who died in the line of duty last year, is named in the resolution.
“Nevada’s law enforcement officers are dedicated and courageous public servants who work tirelessly to keep Nevadans safe. As Nevada’s Attorney General, I was fortunate to work closely with our local police forces, and I saw firsthand the work they do every day to protect our communities. Their courage and dedication has saved countless lives, and I’m committed to ensuring they continue to have the resources and support they need.”