A former nanny for three adopted children Las Vegas police say were subjected to years of abuse and neglect can’t understand what took so long for authorities to intervene. “They did nothing for a year,” Jan Finnegan said Monday.
A shooting at a south Las Vegas home on Monday has put one person in the hospital and another in custody, according to Las Vegas police.
Las Vegas Valley schools were locked down and apartments were evacuated Monday while police said they tried to negotiate with a man who had a gun and had barricaded himself inside his apartment.
The Henderson City Council on Tuesday will consider approval of a $70,000 community-funded grant to evaluate the needs, programming, feasibility and cost of constructing and equipping a new crime lab for the police department.
Roads are reopened and repairs are underway after a gas leak disrupted business and traffic Monday afternoon near the intersection of Vegas Drive and Decatur Boulevard.
North Las Vegas police checking on a mother and daughter reported missing discovered a “gruesome” homicide scene inside a northeast valley home on Monday that has investigators questioning how many bodies are involved.
An inmate at the Northern Nevada Correctional Center died Saturday from a long-term medical illness, according to the Nevada Department of Corrections.
Wallace could not perform stand-up comedy for at least six months after his left Achilles tendon ruptured as he stumbled over loose electrical wires on stage during a private corporate event. He testified Monday during his trial that he still can’t walk the Strip to promote his show.
Las Vegas police asked for the public’s help Monday in finding two men who robbed an 85-year old woman March 21. Both men fled on BMX-style bicycles.
A court challenge to Nevada’s ban on same-sex marriage is no longer at the top of the queue in efforts nationally to legalize gay unions after a hearing date initially set by the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals for April 9 was postponed but the Nevada case is still in the mix as more courts around the country continue to weigh in on the controversial issue, a lawyer for Lambda Legal said last week.