Drunk driving is a nationwide curse on Halloween that Savannah McInnis’ family knows all too well: 48 percent of highway traffic deaths around Oct. 31 involve an intoxicated driver.
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The 12-year veteran Metro officer facing child pornography charges may have had his computer hacked, his attorney said Friday.
The Clark County coroner’s office has identified the woman who died in Wednesday night’s crash near Fort Apache Road and Sahara Avenue.
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and Congresswoman Dina Titus pledge federal support in the push to reform Clark County’s child welfare system, now under scrutiny after a child’s killing in foster care.
A 15-year-old girl accused of stabbing her younger brother as part of a plot to kill her family so that she could run off with a 23-year-old man appeared in a suburban Detroit courtroom Thursday, where a judge set her bond at $1 million.
A man was shot Thursday evening after a police chase that started in California and ended along Interstate 15 near Jean, according to the Nevada Highway Patrol.
New York City police have shot and killed a hatchet-wielding man they say attacked a patrol officer without warning.
Family Court Judge William Potter responded Thursday to an allegation that he discriminated against a lesbian mother being deployed to Cuba. “Obviously I don’t have a problem with her being gay because I gave her custody,” the judge said.
A Henderson police officer was arrested Thursday on several charges in connection with a DUI, according Nevada Highway Patrol spokesman trooper Loy Hixson.
Danny Cates was found dead in his office nine years ago and the homicide was never solved, but Henderson police think someone knows more and isn’t coming forward.
A former county human resources analyst was sentenced to 37 months in federal prison Thursday in a scheme to steal $827,445 from a national auto insurance company.
The man who died on Sunday after an all-terrain vehicle rolled down a hill near the the Las Vegas Motor Speedway was identified by the Clark County coroner’s office.
A 12-year Metro officer was arrested Thursday on charges linked to child pornography after a tip from Google led to a three-month Las Vegas police investigation.
A part-time snowplow driver who told police he and his wife set out “to get a girl” was convicted Wednesday of luring a prep-school teacher out of her Vermont home and then killing her.
Dozens gathered Wednesday to remember Michell Momox-Caselis, the 16-month-old victim of an apparent murder-suicide involving her foster father Oct. 12.
Las Vegas police are investigating a man’s complaint that Blake Griffin attacked him during an argument over a photo taken while Los Angeles Clippers players partied at Tao at the Venetian, authorities said Wednesday.
The lesbian mother of a 7-year-old boy is appealing to the Nevada Supreme Court to keep her son in Las Vegas during her four-month deployment to Cuba.
The last of four defendants who participated in four convenience store robberies in 2012 was sentenced this week to more 16 years in federal prison.
Nye County sheriff’s deputies are being commended for showing restraint in a recent confrontation that could have ended with deadly results.
A Clark County grand jury has indicted a 32-year-old man on a murder charge in connection with a shooting that left another man dead outside a Las Vegas apartment earlier this year, prosecutors said Wednesday.
A panel of state lawmakers on Wednesday rejected a request by the state Division of Parole and Probation to buy AR15 rifles for the agency’s 32 rural officers.
The 74-year-old man who went missing early Wednesday morning has been found, Henderson police said.
The suspect involved in an armed robbery Wednesday morning, causing authorities to order Ronnow Elementary School, near Washington Avenue and Pecos Road, to be locked down as Las Vegas police searched for him, has been arrested.