Metro is investigating an early Wednesday morning stabbing in the central valley.
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A central valley traffic stop took a violent turn Friday, leaving a rookie Las Vegas police officer with a minor gunshot wound and another man dead.
Arizona prisons Director Charles Ryan has provided additional details of unrest and rioting that injured 12 people and ransacked the state prison in northwest Arizona last week.
A Clark County grand jury has indicted 11 people in a year-long scheme to make credit cards and collect cash advances at various Las Vegas casinos, prosecutors said Friday.
Las Vegas police logs show the call came in at 11:25 p.m. to the 700 block of Linn Lane, near the intersection of Bonanza Road and Sloan Lane.
The state’s high court has referred Las Vegas attorney David Phillips to the State Bar of Nevada for investigation of possible misconduct.
Nevada’s continuing failure to transfer court-ordered inmates to the state’s maximum-security psychiatric facility in a timely manner has prompted the Clark County public defender’s office to file dozens of motions to dismiss charges, ranging from murder to battery, and release the inmates now languishing in jail.
Henderson police released new details about Saturday’s police shooting Thursday afternoon. Police shot Bryan David Bauer, 36, of Las Vegas, when he ran at them holding a handgun, police said. He died at Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center.
The president of a Las Vegas-based investment company charged with running a $1.5 billion Ponzi scheme was taken into custody by the FBI Thursday.
A Las Vegas woman was sentenced to a maximum of 21 years in prison for shooting at SWAT officers during a nearly 24-hour standoff.
A Las Vegas man is facing charges of armed robbery and burglary in connection with a June 18 theft at Party USA, 800 S. Rampart Blvd.
The sentencing closes the book on what federal prosecutors called the ‘greatest public health crisis ever’ in Las Vegas — all caused by Desai’s greed.
North Las Vegas City Attorney Sandra Douglass Morgan tried to get the state’s Commission on Judicial Discipline to act against Municipal Court Judge Catherine Ramsey, but nothing has happened a year later.
A leg bone from a body found in Utah may connect a man jailed on drug charges to an April homicide in downtown Las Vegas, according to records obtained by the Las Vegas Review-Journal.
Las Vegas police are piecing together a “pretty large crime scene” in the northwest valley after a man they believe was armed robbed a business, stole and crashed a taxi cab and barricaded himself inside a home.
Katherine Nicole Rees, a former beauty queen stripped of her Miss Nevada USA title, is facing a series of drug charges, according to a criminal complaint filed this week.
A man faces multiple felony charges after he led law enforcement on a high-speed chase up and down a Las Vegas Valley freeway in a stolen SUV, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.
On Wednesday, Jody Holt, a former supervisor with the Department of Family Services, agreed to plead guilty to gross misdemeanor child abuse, neglect or endangerment, and her son, Joshua Holt, agreed to the same charge as a class C felony. Prosecutors said they would not oppose probation for either.
The president and two former Asia-based executives of a Las Vegas investment company were indicted by a federal grand jury Wednesday for their roles in an alleged $1.5 billion Ponzi scheme.
Henderson police are asking for the public’s help in finding a man they believe robbed a bank customer in June, the department said Wednesday.
Las Vegas lawyer Adam Kutner has filed a new lawsuit against Google Inc. in his attempt to remove “defamatory and offending postings” about him from the Internet.
The Nevada Department of Corrections’ Inspector General’s office is investigating a possible assault that left an inmate hospitalized in Northern Nevada. Joshua Brodsky, 37, was found injured in a general population housing unit at Northern Nevada Correctional Center in Carson City, the department said.
Nevada Highway Patrol troopers began following a stolen SUV at 2:09 p.m. at southbound U.S. Highway 95 and Decatur, Trooper Loy Hixson said. About 22 miles later, just past Railroad Pass, the man flipped around and headed back north on U.S. 95.