Effective May 1, 2014, Tropicana Entertainment, Inc. will contract LawMan Security and Consulting of Evansville, IN, for police security at Tropicana Evansville’s riverfront entertainment facility. Based in Las Vegas, Tropicana, along with its affiliates, owns or operates nine casinos and resorts in Indiana, Louisiana, Mississippi, Nevada and New Jersey.
On July 4th, Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Deputy Bryan Bishop had to take serious action when he was dispatched to a single vehicle crash involving a motorcycle on State Road 65. The driver of the motorcycle had been ejected and landed in the roadway. Bishop had to use a tourniquet procedure on the victim’s leg to stop substantial blood loss.
LawMan Security and Consulting officers arrested two men who were causing a disturbance early Saturday, October 18, at Tropicana Evansville. The two men were asked to leave the casino riverboat by security around midnight. They then began yelling at guards and one of them threatened an officer. The men were taken into custody by LawMan officers and were booked in Vanderburgh County Correction Center.
The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office has presented Deputy Bryan Bishop with a Life Saver Award for his quick reaction to a motorcycle accident this past July. When Bishop was dispatched to a single vehicle crash involving a motorcycle on State Road 65 on July 4, 2014, he had to use a tourniquet procedure on the victim’s leg to stop substantial blood loss. The application of a tourniquet is one of the most effective ways to stop the bleeding and save a life.