Las Vegas police K9 handlers file lawsuit over compensation

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LAS VEGAS — four Las Vegas Metropolitan Police branch K9 handlers have filed a lawsuit towards the agency and the state public personnel retirement device, contending their compensation does not in shape the time it takes to care for and supervise the police carrier canine, Las Vegas overview-Journal mentioned. 

Clark County District court docket facts demonstrate the lawsuit changed into filed by means of Metro police K9 handlers Jeff Corbett, John Jenkins, Scott Murray and David Newton. The swimsuit names the general public employees’ Retirement device, the state of Nevada, Metro police, Clark County and city of Las Vegas as defendants.

Las Vegas K9 handlers
Las Vegas K9 handlers at recognition ceremony, Dec. 2019. (L.E. Baskow via Las Vegas assessment Journal)

The suit became filed Oct. 2. It says the entire plaintiffs are employees of or retirees of Metro who labored as K9 handlers for a long time.

study lawsuit right here.

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