Nevada Highway Patrol troopers began following a stolen SUV at 2:09 p.m. at southbound U.S. Highway 95 and Decatur, Trooper Loy Hixson said. About 22 miles later, just past Railroad Pass, the man flipped around and headed back north on U.S. 95.
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A judge said Tuesday that he has “real concerns” about the fact that Warren McClinton has been behind bars for six years without having been convicted of a crime.
Las Vegas lawyer Adam Kutner has filed a new lawsuit against Google Inc. in his attempt to remove “defamatory and offending postings” about him from the Internet.
The Nevada Department of Corrections’ Inspector General’s office is investigating a possible assault that left an inmate hospitalized in Northern Nevada. Joshua Brodsky, 37, was found injured in a general population housing unit at Northern Nevada Correctional Center in Carson City, the department said.
A man who robbed a Las Vegas cabbie in May was caught on the taxi’s security camera, and police need help finding him.
Scott Carmitchel, the Kansas felon charged in the July 2014 robberies of the Bellagio casino and a Las Vegas bank, is still incompetent to stand trial, a federal judge said Tuesday.
Las Vegas police are still searching for a man who robbed a south valley Subway at gunpoint in June, and the department still needs the public’s help finding him.
Three face an extra charge of being felons in possession of firearms, the release said.
Lucas Michael Chansler of St. Johns, Fla., was sentenced to 105 years in federal prison for engaging in an extortion scheme to produce child pornography. The FBI has identified 109 victims, including some in Nevada.
A public fact-finding review won’t be necessary for the May 2014 death of a man Las Vegas police shot at but never hit, according to the Clark County district’s attorney’s office.
Nearly three years after police raided his home, Steven Ficano retrieved his cash, but he recently learned that he might have more trouble securing the return of 26 guns authorities seized.
Both officers have been placed on routine administrative leave after the shooting, according to a news release sent Monday afternoon.
Moments before James Stapleton shot and killed his neighbor, he sent text messages to his ex-girlfriend saying he was “trying to make a statement.”
Black laborers were lured onto job sites with the promise of substantial new job contracts and deprived of pay for work performed, according to a lengthy discrimination lawsuit that could soon be headed to arbitration.
A gunman shot and killed by police when he “engaged” them at a Henderson hotel Saturday morning has been identified by the Clark County coroner’s office.
More than 1,000 inmates had been transferred from the Hualapai Unit of the prison to other corrections facilities by Sunday afternoon.
A Clark County grand jury refused to indict Warren McClinton and a jury acquitted him on a charge of sexual assault six years later.
Henderson police shot and killed an armed man when he “engaged” them after a disturbance call to a hotel Saturday morning, a police spokeswoman said.
A robber entered the bank at 75 S. Valle Verde Dr., near Green Valley Parkway and the 215 Beltway, about 5:30 p.m. Friday and pointed a gun at a bank employee, Henderson police wrote in a release Friday night.
A former federal administrator’s decision to bill U.S. taxpayers for a night at the M Resort in Henderson is forcing him to take another trip on Uncle Sam’s dime. This time around, he’ll be bunking in a federal prison instead of a resort.
Former Clark County Sheriff Ralph Lamb died Friday afternoon at age 88.
Seven-hundred inmates are being relocated from a privately operated state prison in northwest Arizona after two nights of unrest that injured eight corrections staff members and caused major damage to the campus.
A man was hospitalized after a shooting Friday morning at a Super 8 motel near the Strip, Las Vegas police said.
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