Criticism of Clark County Family Services mounted Monday as the department released few details on what Las Vegas police are calling an apparent murder-suicide involving a man and a foster child in his care.
Soon, friends and family of inmates at Clark County Detention Center won’t have to go downtown for visits — they’ll be able to do it from home by video chat.
The names of two officers involved in a fatal shooting last week have been released by North Las Vegas police. Officer Shane Forsberg, 30, has been with the department for seven years. Officer David Wells, 33, has been with the department for eight years. He wasn’t wounded in the incident.
A pawn shop owner was sentenced Monday to three years of probation for killing a man who attempted to rob his store in 2009.
Las Vegas police are investigating a multi-vehicle crash on Buffalo Drive and Rochelle Avenue.
One person was hospitalized after a Monday morning shooting at a state agency building near Rancho Drive and Sahara Avenue, police said.
A former tennis coach was sentenced Monday to a year in jail in a child molestation case. Jason Sugai, 37, in July pleaded guilty to one felony count of attempted lewdness with a child under the age of 14. As part of a deal, prosecutors dropped three counts of luring a minor with technology and two counts of lewdness with a minor under 14 years old.
One person is in custody after a Monday morning stabbing near Downtown Las Vegas.