Desert Thunder, A Children's Charity

Annual Children's Charity Event

   Motorcycle Rally and

       Classic Car Show

 

Held At:

   Palace Station Hotel and Casino

   2411 West Sahara Avenue

   Las Vegas, Nevada 89102

The 18th Annual Desert Thunder Motorcycle Rally and Classic Car Show is being held
in Memory of Las Vegas Metro Police Department's
Fallen Officers

A portion of the proceeds from this years event will be donated to the fallen officer's children.

OFFICER ALYN BECK
October 14, 1972 - June 8, 2014

Officer Alyn Beck joined the LVMPD on August 21, 2001 and served in the Patrol Division as well as several training assignments.  Officer Beck became a Field Training Officer in 2006 and continued his passion to train by becoming an Academy Training Instructor in 2007.  He was renowned by those he trained as a tough and tenacious instructor in defensive tactics, MACTAC, and strength training.  In 2014, he returned to the Patrol Division serving the Northeast Area Command while he advanced through the promotional process to become a sergeant.  Officer Beck was know for his love of his family and willingness to help his fellow officers and friends with any task.  On June 8, 2014 Officer Beck and his partner, Officer Igor Soldo, were ambushed and fatally wounded by two armed suspects.  Officer Beck is survived by his wife and three children.
OFFICER IGOR SOLDO
August 26, 1982 - June 8, 2014

Officer Igor Soldo joined LVMPD on April 9, 2006.  He was a graduate from the University of Nebaska-Lincoln and know as an avid Cornhusker's fan.  During his time at LVMPD, he served in the Patrol Division as well as working in the Problem Solving Unit at Northeast Area Command.  He was a firearms instructor since 2008 and taught several academies at the range.  Soldo was a native of Bosnia, bu his family left the war-torn country and moved to Nebraska to build a better life when Officer Soldo was young.  He was well traveled, became a voracious reader, had a passion for knowledge.  Family and friends described him as a very private person who didn't like the spotlight, but always did for others.  On June 8, 2014 Offcer Soldo and his partner Officer Alyn Beck were ambushed and fatally wounded by two armed suspects.  Officer Soldo is survived by his wife, son, parents, siblings, and extended family.

Thank You to All That Participated in
The First Annual Desert Thunder
Golf Tournament!


Because of you, we were able to raise additional funds
that will be donated to our selected non-profit children's service organizations. 

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Desert Thunder, A Children's Charity
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