9 Carson City businesses cited for selling alcohol to minors

Nine Carson City businesses were cited Wednesday for failing an alcohol compliance check, according to a press release from Partnership Carson City.
The Carson City Sheriff’s Office School Resource Officers in conjunction with Partnership Carson City conducted the alcohol compliance check.
Wednesday’s check was conducted with the support of two 16-year-olds, a 17-year-old and an 18-year-old who were sent into local businesses in an attempt to purchase alcohol, according to the release. When asked for ID, each would present their real identification cards.
In total, 50 businesses were screened during the compliance check and nine of those businesses failed the check. Compliance checks are conducted to keep alcohol out of the hands of minors.
The following is the list of the businesses that were cited for failing the compliance check:
• 7-Eleven 3701 N. Carson St.
• Savemart 3620 N. Carson St.
• Smoke Shop 1953 N. Carson St.
• RK Food Mart 500 Hot Springs Road
• Maverik 1451 College Pkwy
• 7-Eleven 3838 E Highway 50
• Cigarettes For Less 2182 E William St.
• CVS 1980 N. Carson St.
• Carson Central 1017 N. Carson St.
It is Nevada law to check identification when selling or serving alcohol. If you have any questions on compliance checks you may email SRO@carson.org.
Partnership Carson City, the Carson City Sheriff’s Office and School Resource Officers offers a Responsible Beverage Server Training course for anyone who sells and/or servers alcohol, tobacco or marijuana products in Carson City. The next Responsible Beverage Server Training course takes place May 10 from 4 to 5:30 p.m. The cost is $20. The course is open to anyone who would like to learn about Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws (EUDL) in Carson City and is conducted via Zoom.
Under state law, anyone who sells or serves alcohol is legally required to complete the training. The webinar includes alcohol awareness and reviews the Carson City laws for selling or serving liquor, marijuana and tobacco as well as how to spot a fake ID and how to be aware of the levels of impairment.
To learn more about the next server training, visit the Partnership Carson City website or call 775-841-4730.

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