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A man who died Monday outside his apartment in Henderson was shot multiple times in the back and face by his child's mother's boyfriend, according to police documents.
A man shot to death near downtown Las Vegas on Wednesday has been identified as John M. Vounas.
This motion was filed Monday in Clark County District Court by attorneys representing Steven C. Jacobs, a party in a wrongful termination lawsuit against the Las Vegas Sands Corp., Sands China Ltd. and Sheldon G. Adelson.
Angela Brown stood in a Las Vegas courtroom Thursday wearing her grandmother's pearl earrings and her mother's black high-heel shoes, facing the drunken driver who killed them and injured five others on Christmas Eve 2014.
The former emergency manager for the city of Flint — who was at the helm when polluted water began flowing through the taps — claims he did not know the water was dangerous.
Tips from both detectives and the public led to a suspected bank robber's arrest Wednesday morning, Las Vegas police said that night.
The Copper Sands Homeowners Association is seeking an $8.9 million jury verdict in a breach-of-contract case against a California management company.
At a court hearing on Wednesday for Ammon Bundy and other defendants, prosecutors revealed they had obtained a grand jury indictment against 16 people, including the defendants, said Bundy's attorney Mike Arnold.
Investigators believe David Eisenhauer, the Virginia Tech student accused of killing 13-year-old Nicole Lovell, had an inappropriate relationship with the middle-school student, a law enforcement official said.
Ammon Bundy, the rancher who led an armed occupation of a federal wildlife refuge in Oregon, abruptly reversed course Tuesday and withdrew a request to be released from custody as he awaits trial on a felony conspiracy charge, court papers showed.
Metro is seeking the public's assistance in identifying a man and a woman involved in the burglary of a northwest valley home and possibly thefts from neighborhood mailboxes.
Two people were arrested early Tuesday in connection with Monday's homicide of a man during the custody exchange of his 4-year-old child, Henderson police said in a statement.
The Metropolitan Police Department, along with officers from other area commands, will conduct "sobriety saturation" and "sobriety checkpoint" events this Super Bowl weekend.
The Las Vegas Police Managers and Supervisors Association struck a blow for public union transparency Tuesday, allowing the public to attend contract negotiations for the first time. But the public didn't show up.
A 26-year-old inmate at High Desert State Prison was stabbed to death Monday afternoon, the Nevada Department of Corrections said.
The man a Metropolitan Police Department officer shot while off-duty in the east valley last week had been previously convicted of stealing vehicles and appeared as if he was going to "attempt to carjack" the officer's car at gunpoint seconds before being shot, Metro said during a press conference Monday.
A man is dead after a shooting Monday afternoon in a Henderson neighborhood, police said.
A Las Vegas man who spent more than six years behind bars on sexual assault charges without a conviction was given probation Monday.
It's a story that seems to defy sense: A middle-schooler disappears. A student and accomplished athlete from the big-time college that dominates his town is accused of killing her. Then, another student at the school is accused of helping him dispose of the body.
Two people were hospitalized after they were struck by a car in the central valley Monday morning, Las Vegas police said.
The woman killed in a North Las Vegas shooting Saturday has been identified by the office of the Clark County coroner.
In a valley where victim resources are spread far and wide, the Metropolitan Police Department is creating a "one-stop shop" for those seeking help with domestic violence, sexual assault and human-trafficking cases.