Only 33 arrests made on EDC LV’s opening day, with more than 100,000 in attendance
With EDC Las Vegas wrapped up for its 2018 production, it appears that event attendees have been well behaved.
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department released statistics regarding major arrests made at the festival. The numbers reflected arrests occurring from EDC’s opening day on May 18, to the morning of Saturday, May 19. Police made only 33 arrests in this brief period, 29 of which were narcotic related. The remaining four arrests were misdemeanors. There were, however, no gross misdemeanor arrests made.
Las Vegas PD did not issue any traffic citations or DUIs. There were no traffic accidents or vehicular fatalities reported.
A total of 137,582 people celebrated under EDC’s electric sky on the festival’s first day. Only 32 were expelled from the event.
H/T: Fox 5