The public defender’s office on Thursday rebutted Clark County District Attorney Steve Wolfson’s assertion that prosecutors don’t have to clue them in about paying rent for witnesses until trial.
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A former Marine charged Tuesday with murder after the body of his alleged lover was found in an abandoned California mine shaft had been looking into how to dispose of a human body, a sheriff’s investigator said.
Former Nevada Assemblyman Steven Brooks on Tuesday pleaded not guilty to a gun charge dating to allegations that he threatened to harm an Assembly leader days before the 2013 legislative session began.
A Nevada inmate serving more than 100 years died Monday in Carson City, according to the Nevada Department of Corrections.
The Henderson Police Department is temporarily closing two satellite service desks to put those officers in the field.
Nevada’s advisory committee to the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights will meet in Las Vegas this week to gauge public sentiment on the militarization of local police forces.
War Machine, a mixed martial arts fighter accused of brutally beating his porn star ex-girlfriend in Las Vegas and fleeing to the Los Angeles area, told a California judge he won’t contest his transfer in custody back to Nevada.
A 73-year-old former schoolteacher accused of killing an unarmed trespasser in Northern Nevada should have his $2 million bail reduced dramatically because he poses no flight risk and opened fire in self-defense when he thought the man pointed a gun at him, his new defense attorney said.
A Los Angeles-area police sergeant was charged with soliciting an undercover Las Vegas officer for sex earlier this month.
The man who died after a Sunday evening stabbing in the southeast valley was identified Tuesday by the Clark County coroner’s office.
Las Vegas police asked for the public’s help Monday in identifying a man they say robbed a bank.
Nevadans for Background Checks on Monday launched a statewide campaign to gather signatures for a proposed 2016 ballot initiative to expand required background checks to all gun sales in Nevada, with certain exceptions.
Rap icon Flavor Flav has completed the required counseling in relation to his guilty plea to misdemeanor domestic violence charges, his lawyers said in court Monday.
Natasha Galenn Jackson, the woman accused in a string of Las Vegas home invasions that turned deadly, smiled in court as she pleaded not guilty to eight felony counts Monday.
The person killed in a fatal motocycle crash in the southwest valley Sunday night was identified as a 38-year-old Las Vegas, the Clark County Coroner’s office said.
The teen who was shot and killed in the northwest valley early Saturday morning was identified by the Clark County coroner’s office.
A man was fatally stabbed following an unknown dispute in the eastern valley Sunday night, Las Vegas police said.
More than 200 potential jurors completed questionnaires last week as lawyers prepared to kick off a federal trial involving the racially motivated shooting deaths of two men in 1998.
Liberian officials fear Ebola could soon spread through the capital’s largest slum after residents raided a quarantine center for suspected patients and took items including bloody sheets and mattresses.
Las Vegas police say a man was shot and killed early Saturday morning in the northwest valley.
Las Vegas police are asking for the public’s help identifying a masked, armed robber they say hit several local businesses in the Las Vegas Valley in July.
The Clark County coroner’s office on Saturday released the cause of death for a 63-year-old man who killed himself during a police standoff earlier this month — a cut on his wrist.
Las Vegas police are looking for a man in connection with an early morning shooting that left one woman dead and one woman hospitalized.