WHEREAS, the dedicated men and women of the law enforcement community throughout Nevada put themselves in harm's way each day to serve and protect others;
WHEREAS, on January 7, 2017, North Las Vegas Police Detective Chad Parque tragically died from injuries he suffered in the line of duty while serving and protecting the residents of North Las Vegas;
WHEREAS, Detective Parque was a husband and a father;
WHEREAS, the thoughts and prayers of Nevadans are with his family, friends, the North Las Vegas Police Department, and the entire law enforcement community; and
WHEREAS, Article 5, Section 1 of the Nevada Constitution provides: "The supreme executive power of this State, shall be vested in a Chief Magistrate who shall be Governor of the State of Nevada."