Family Court’s top administrator testified Tuesday that he tried to broker a deal in December 2011 with then-District Attorney David Roger that would have allowed a prosecutor involved in a relationship with Family Court Judge Steven Jones to go back to hearing cases before the judge.
Las Vegas police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man who police said stole a taxi at gunpoint.
One person was shot in downtown Las Vegas Tuesday afternoon, Las Vegas police said.
Monica Contreras, who alleged on Family Court videotape she was groped by a marshal in August 2011, entered the federal courthouse Tuesday morning to testify before a grand jury hearing allegations of excessive force. But after waiting more than two hours outside the grand jury room, she was told her testimony was not needed Tuesday.
A 21-year-old Henderson man has been sentenced to 5½ to 15 years in prison for killing his father during an argument at their home in Henderson.
The Clark County coroner’s office identified a man shot to death Saturday night in North Las Vegas.