A longtime child advocate is calling for new leadership over Clark County’s child welfare system in wake of the recent death of a 16-month-old girl while in foster care.
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Additional arrests and new twists are reported in the aftermath of the slaying of an 8-year-old girl in Bullhead City six weeks ago.
A man was sentenced Thursday to 7 to 20 years in prison in connection with a North Las Vegas crash on Halloween night 2013 that left a 17-year-old mother dead.
The Nevada Supreme Court on Thursday said the state’s implied consent law, which permits law enforcement officials to force a motorist to submit to a blood test to determine impairment, is unconstitutional.
Despite opposition from prosecutors, a federal judge Thursday ordered the release of a Phoenix woman charged with throwing a shoe at Hillary Clinton during a speech in Las Vegas.
Animal rights activists rallied outside a Nevada courthouse Thursday before a judge scheduled another hearing next month for a 24-year-old man accused of beheading and dismembering several dogs.
A judge set bail Thursday at $200,000 each for a man and woman accused in an attack on a 64-year-old school crossing guard.
A judge set bail at $250,000 Thursday for a 73-year-old man authorities said shot a lawyer inside the state Department of Administration’s Hearings Division building.
A young boy suffered a head injury and a driver was arrested Thursday morning after a truck hit a pedestrian in northwest Las Vegas, Las Vegas police said.
The family of a homeless street preacher who died in a Denver county jail was awarded $4.6 million on Tuesday by a federal jury who found five sheriff’s deputies used excessive force to subdue the U.S. Army veteran.
The Los Angeles County Sheriff is investigating actor Stephen Collins, former “7th Heaven” star, on an allegation of indecent exposure or molesting a teenage girl three decades ago, the department said on Wednesday.
Bullhead City police arrested the mother and stepfather of an 8-year-old girl who was slain six weeks ago on felony drug charges involving meth Wednesday night.
A well-known gambler was sentenced to three-years probation Wednesday for his role in a lucrative illegal bookmaking operation.
Anyone with a gun and a grudge can get into the state Department of Administration’s Hearings Division building without stepping through a metal detector or passing a guard.
Lawyers for the disgraced mixed martial artist War Machine, accused of brutally assaulting his former girlfriend, told a judge Wednesday that they’re trying to make a deal with prosecutors.
A northwest Arizona man who killed his ex-girlfriend’s new fiance in the Midwest was given a life prison sentence in Douglas County, Wis., on Monday.
The man involved in a string of Las Vegas cellphone business robberies reported Oct. 10 is being sought for four additional robberies that happened in the last five days, Las Vegas police said.
The lawyer for a 73-year-old Northern Nevada man charged with murder in the shooting of an unarmed trespasser says he’s ready to go to trial and anxious to prove he was acting in self-defense.
A man accused of attacking a 64-year-old crossing guard in the south Las Vegas Valley could face additional jail time for violating conditions of probation in a DUI from last year, a judge said Wednesday.
A man involved in a Tuesday afternoon barricade was taken into custody more than fours hours after police responded to the southwest valley home.
Clark County’s child fatality disclosure involving 16-month-old Michell Momox-Caselis, who was killed in an apparent murder-suicide involving her foster father Sunday, doesn’t provide much new information.
North Las Vegas police are seeking the public’s help in identifying a man linked to a Sept. 9 robbery near a casino.
Las Vegas police are seeking the public’s help in identifying two men connected to a late August west valley robbery.