Jesse Jones robbed the Bellagio Friday and escaped with a fat wad of cash, but it didn’t take long for Las Vegas police to find him. Jones, 32, was arrested by Metro SWAT officers Saturday night at the Hard Rock. He wasn’t hard to spot — he has a prominent “White Pride” tattoo above his eyebrows.
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Las Vegas police are asking for help identifying two men they said committed a robbery Sunday morning. At approximately 10:25 a.m., the suspects robbed a business in the area of Rainbow and Cheyenne.
Las Vegas police are seeking a man who may have been involved in last week’s Fashion Show mall shooting.
The Nevada Supreme Court has upheld a $1 million jury verdict against a security firm on behalf of a man who was attacked in a Las Vegas Walmart parking lot in 2004 and who later died.
KINGMAN, Ariz. — A man died Saturday in Fort Mohave after being shot in the chest, Mohave County Sheriff Tom Sheahan said.
A Henderson man who pleaded guilty to pointing a powerful laser at Las Vegas police helicopters earlier this year was ordered released Monday from federal custody.
A Las Vegas man was sentenced to three years probation Monday for his role in a lucrative illegal bookmaking operation.
Police were investigating whether three teenagers suspected of beating two homeless men to death with cinderblocks, bricks and a metal fence pole were responsible for dozens of other attacks on transients in recent months.
The man who was shot and killed by North Las Vegas police after a chase on Friday morning has been identified by the Clark County coroner’s office.
The woman who was found dead Saturday morning near an elementary school on Fairchild Street has been identified by the Clark County coroner’s office.
A coalition to fight human trafficking in Nevada is showing signs of strain.
Four people were shot and one of them died early Sunday morning in the north valley, Las Vegas police say.
The man facing charges of trying to steal underwear and costumes from the burly male dancers of “Thunder From Down Under” at the Excalibur in March said he never tried to rob anybody, and 911 tapes might support his claim.
Two pedestrians were struck by a car while crossing the street in the west valley Saturday night.
A man died after he was hit by a truck in the west valley Sunday morning, according to Las Vegas police.
A Florida jury has slammed the nation’s No. 2 cigarette maker, R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Co., with $23.6 billion in punitive damages in a lawsuit filed by the widow of a longtime smoker who died of lung cancer in 1996.
Detectives with the North Las Vegas police department are investigating the deadly shooting of a teenager Saturday night.
So far, 2014 has been a particularly violent year for officers. The Metropolitan Police Department has seen a spike in officer involved shootings across the valley. But a national expert says statistics are cyclical and don’t accurately measure whether officers are facing more or less danger.
Beefing up the police presence on Fremont Street Experience combined with sometimes confusing and legally questionable ordinances crafted by the Las Vegas City Council seems to have made a difference that can be felt. The mall feels safer today than it did six months ago.
Prison officials say former Nevada developer and political power broker Harvey Whittemore’s health issues will prevent him from serving his two-year sentence at a federal prison closest to Reno as his lawyers requested.
The woman who was shot and killed in a 7-Eleven parking lot Thursday evening was identified Saturday by the Clark County Coroner’s office.
Police are looking for missing woman Yolanda Johnson, 30, who was last seen 7:30 p.m. Thursday at her home in the 3700 block of Prairie Orchid Avenue, near Pecos and Washburn Roads.
Las Vegas police responded at 5:47 a.m. to the 1200 block of Fairchild Street where a woman was pronounced dead.