There were more than 200 incidents of correctional officers firing shotguns during inmate incidents in the past three years at six prisons, with the vast majority occurring at High Desert State Prison, a review released Tuesday shows.
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A man authorities say faked being a doctor and offered fixes for incurable STDs out of an east valley home also was a porn actor selling sex toys and escort and massage services, according to court papers.
Las Vegas police arrested a 22-year-old man in connection with a Sept. 23 beating that left a 72-year-old Canadian dead, Metro announced Wednesday.
Clark County prosecutors are crying foul after a judge unilaterally declared that two reputed drug mules carrying $1 million in heroin were stopped by state troopers only because they were "driving while Hispanic,'' and let them out on unusually low bail.
A man killed his wife and then himself Tuesday night after texting a friend that he could no longer handle the stress and pain, Henderson police said Wednesday.
The man Metro said intentionally struck and killed a 42-year-old Las Vegas woman as she was crossing the street Monday night was in a domestic relationship with her, Metro announced Wednesday.
A 35-year-old man was arrested Saturday afternoon in New York in connection with a Sept. 25 robbery at the M Resort Spa Casino, Henderson police announced Wednesday evening.
The man Metro said intentionally struck and killed a woman with a truck Monday night fled and had to be brought back to the scene, according to residents at the home he crashed into.
Two defendants in a multimillion-dollar telemarketing scheme are seeking dismissals, claiming the government broke promises not to charge them after they cooperated.
UNLV head baseball coach Tim Chambers was arrested in connection with driving under the influence Tuesday.
Henderson police on Tuesday asked the public for help identifying the robber who hit a 7-Eleven in the 100 block of North Gibson Road on Sept. 20 and Sept. 25.
Five Las Vegans are facing federal charges in a "largescale" heroin trafficking case, the U.S Department of Justice announced Tuesday.
To say that four men who pulled more than $1 million from Bellagio craps tables defied the odds would be something of an understatement. The chances that they legitimately won as much as they did in one of their many sessions over the course of two years: 452 billion-to-1.
A man was held at gunpoint, beaten and robbed at an east valley ATM in September, and Las Vegas police need help finding his attackers.
Las Vegas police said a man intentionally struck a woman with a truck before crashing through a wall and into a central valley house Monday night.
It's been nearly eight months since Tammy Meyers, a 44-year-old mother of four, was gunned down in front of the family's northwest valley driveway.
An attorney representing 24 unnamed previously convicted sex offenders told the Nevada Supreme Court on Monday that a state law that would change the way such individuals are classified is a "one size fits all' approach that is inappropriate and unconstitutional.
A year after a high-profile FBI raid on the Las Vegas home and escort service of hip-hop producer Mally Mall, federal prosecutors have sent target letters to some of his employees in a growing investigation into alleged racketeering and prostitution.
Henderson police on Monday released a drawing of a Jane Doe the department has been trying to identify for 35 years.
A woman and her son killed Friday in a south valley shooting in which the shooter turned the gun on himself were identified by the Clark County coroner's office on Sunday.
The man who gunned down a woman, kidnapped and killed her son and turned the gun on himself Friday morning had been planning something, according to a neighbor.
A robber fired at an off-duty Metro cop who saw the crime as it was going down Friday night, according to Henderson police. The officer was not hit.
A man slayed a woman and her son and then killed himself Friday morning in the southeast valley, and Las Vegas police are trying to figure out a motive.