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Former Henderson cop gets probation in wrong-way DUI case
Former Henderson cop gets probation in wrong-way DUI case
Wednesday, March 11, 2015
A 31-year-old former Henderson police officer was sentenced to up to four years' probation after pleading guilty to reduced charges in a case alleging he drove ...
Judge sets June 22 date in Las Vegas ‘Thunder’ shooting case
Judge sets June 22 date in Las Vegas ‘Thunder’ shooting case
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
A judge set a June 22 trial date for a 25-year-old man accused of firing a gun while trying to steal costumes and props from "Thunder From Down Under" male revue ...
Las Vegas man gets 8 years for threatening FBI agent
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
A Las Vegas man convicted of threatening to kill and FBI agent during a phone call to 911 in Washington has been sentenced to 8 years in prison. Jeffrey Henry Williamson, 49, was sentenced Tuesday in ...
Court orders new look at Las Vegas ‘black widow’ case
Court orders new look at Las Vegas ‘black widow’ case
Tuesday, March 10, 2015
A federal appeals court is ordering a new look at the murder conviction of a former Las Vegas socialite dubbed the "black widow" during her trial after years as ...
Husband, wife sentenced to prison in cabbie’s 2012 death
Monday, March 9, 2015
Officials say a husband and wife found guilty in a murderous love triangle have been sentenced to prison. Christopher Ross and Georgene "Cookie" Ross were sentenced Monday after pleading guilty to ...
Almost a quarter of people are sexually abused by age 18; grant aims to stop abuse
Saturday, March 7, 2015
The Enough Abuse Campaign aims to teach adults about the prevalence of child sexual abuse and equip them with skills to prevent it, teach parents how to talk to children about abuse and advocate for training and policies that can protect children.
Teen indicted in shooting death of neighborhood mom
Teen indicted in shooting death of neighborhood mom
Friday, March 6, 2015
A 19-year-old man was indicted Friday on murder and other charges in the shooting death of a mother of four in a neighborhood gunbattle. The grand jury indictment accuses defendant Erich Milton Nowsch Jr. of ...
Man arrested in robbery of Boulder City bank
Man arrested in robbery of Boulder City bank
Thursday, March 5, 2015
A man accused of robbing a Boulder City bank this morning was arrested in Las Vegas, police said. Boulder City Police were alerted about ...
Police: Man breaks into home, stabs woman as toddler sleeps
Police: Man breaks into home, stabs woman as toddler sleeps
Thursday, March 5, 2015
Police have released a composite sketch of a man they say kicked in an apartment door in broad daylight and stabbed a woman, who was critically ...
Police: Boulder Highway blocked in connection with stabbing probe
Police: Boulder Highway blocked in connection with stabbing probe
Tuesday, March 3, 2015
A stabbing suspect led police on a brief chase this morning on a busy freeway but got away when the pursuit became too ...
Police: Man suspected of running marijuana delivery service
Police: Man suspected of running marijuana delivery service
Monday, March 2, 2015
A man arrested after a drug bust last week in North Las Vegas is suspected of running a marijuana delivery service, according to an arrest report released today. Jorge Garcia, 25, was taken into custody after ...
Two suspects arrested in connection to Pahrump home invasion; third still sought
Sunday, March 1, 2015
Two men were arrested Saturday in Pahrump after they broke into a home and robbed two elderly people and their disabled daughter at knifepoint.
Animal control warned pitbull owner before vicious attack, police say
Animal control warned pitbull owner before vicious attack, police say
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
A woman who was arrested after her four pitbulls attacked two people, leaving a 65-year-old woman seriously injured, was warned by animal control last month after ...
Mom forgives; district attorney withdraws death penalty in slaying
Mom forgives; district attorney withdraws death penalty in slaying
Tuesday, February 24, 2015
A family's forgiveness prompted a dramatic turnaround in a Las Vegas courtroom, where a judge agreed to let prosecutors withdraw a call for the death penalty for ...
Police: Suspect in Las Vegas road-rage killing thought people were ‘after him’
Police: Suspect in Las Vegas road-rage killing thought people were ‘after him’
Friday, February 20, 2015
A teen accused of fatally shooting a Las Vegas woman after a reported road-rage incident said someone had been threatening to hurt his family and he was worried somebody ...

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