A body found in a suitcase on a Utah highway in April was a Las Vegas woman who went missing in November, law enforcement said Wednesday.
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A 22-year-old former Las Vegas police Explorer has been accused of maintaining a four-year sexual relationship with a girl starting when she was just 11-years-old.
A University of Cincinnati police officer who fatally shot an unarmed black man has been charged with murder after a grand jury investigation, the Hamilton County prosecutor said on Wednesday.
An inmate who slipped away from a Nevada Department of Forestry work crew Tuesday in the east valley has been picked up, according to the Department of Corrections.
A 22-year-old man indicted in what prosecutors on Friday described as a hate crime against an elderly gay man could soon face murder charges.
On the 58th day of his son's capital murder trial, Robert Holmes took the witness stand on Tuesday and repeatedly tried to make eye contact with the mentally ill young man he still calls "Jimmy."
Metro is investigating an early Wednesday morning stabbing in the central valley.
Leading Las Vegas sports bettor Glen Cobb was sentenced to one year of probation Tuesday for his role in what federal prosecutors alleged was a multimillion-dollar illegal gambling operation.
The Clark County coroner's office Tuesday confirmed what Las Vegas police suspected in a northwest valley homicide investigation.
For the second time this month, the state's high court has referred Las Vegas attorney David Phillips to the State Bar of Nevada for investigation of possible misconduct.
The man was found about 5:10 a.m. in a home in the 3000 block of Panama Beach Dr., near the intersection of Rampart Avenue and Cheyenne Boulevard, according to dispatch logs. Police said he looked like he had been shot.
An inmate on a Nevada Department of Forestry work crew escaped in the east Las Vegas Valley on Tuesday afternoon, according to the Department of Corrections.
An American man is being sought in connection with a case that has drawn international attention -- the killing of Cecil the lion -- Zimbabwean officials said Tuesday.
A central valley post office's parking lot was the site of a stabbing early Tuesday, according to Las Vegas police.
A Georgia man was sentenced to 15 years in federal prison on Tuesday for attempting to support the Islamic State militant group that authorities said he had planned to join before being arrested in Atlanta in 2014, the U.S. Justice Department said.
The parents of Colorado movie rampage gunman James Holmes are expected to address the punishment phase of his trial on Tuesday and plead for the life of their son, who they say is mentally ill and not to blame for what he did.
A prison seamstress pleaded guilty on Tuesday to helping two murderers escape from a maximum security prison in upstate New York last month. Joyce Mitchell, 51, faces up to seven years for her role in the daring breakout by inmates Richard Matt and David Sweat from Clinton Correctional Facility on June 6.
A prisoner serving time in a northern Nevada prison died on Sunday, according to the Nevada Department of Corrections.
Former Utah Attorney General John Swallow pleaded not guilty on Monday to 14 criminal counts arising from a corruption scandal that has embroiled him and his predecessor in a wide-ranging criminal investigation, his lawyer said.
For the third time in three years, a former real estate agent is defending himself at trial in a mortgage fraud scheme federal prosecutors allege defrauded lending institutions out of more than $24 million.
For the past two months, a pack of thieves has rigged stolen cars and trucks to intentionally ram law enforcement vehicles, and police worry the attacks are becoming more dangerous.
A teenager connected to an early Monday shooting that left a 16-year-old boy dead has spoken with detectives, according North Las Vegas police.
A man and woman who admitted being too high on methamphetamines to rescue three toddlers killed in a Las Vegas mobile home fire were sentenced Monday to 10 to 30 years in prison.
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