The Clark County School District counted 318,597 students on Friday, marking the third-consecutive record year for its official enrollment.
A Las Vegas jury awarded $16 million Friday to the families of two married couples who died in a December 2011 helicopter crash near Lake Mead.
The man who was shot dead Thursday morning at an apartment complex near Decatur Boulevard and Vegas Drive was identified by the Clark County coroner’s office on Friday.
Las Vegas and Henderson police and the Drug Enforcement Administration agents found a full-functioning marijuana lab when they searched and dismantled a southwest valley house Thursday, according to an arrest report. The joint task force found the grow house in the 6200 block of West Levi Avenue, near South Jones Boulevard and Cactus Avenue, after getting an anonymous tip, Las Vegas police said.
Las Vegas police have arrested two people suspected in a series of violent armed robberies, the department announced Friday.
The Clark County coroner’s office has identified the motorcyclist who died in Thursday night’s crash in North Las Vegas.
Some students at a North Las Vegas elementary school were kept nearly two hours late after SWAT investigated a “domestic issue” nearby earlier in the day. Tartan Elementary School, on East Tropical Parkway near North Pecos Road, went on lockdown about 1:30 p.m., said Clark County School District police Lt. Ken Young.
A former U.S. Air Force airman must spend 18 years to life in prison for shooting and killing his neighbor after an argument over noise during a Monday Night Football game, a Clark County judge decided Friday.
At age 96, Alan Dunbar admits that his World War II experience as a wounded American soldier in German prison camps made him “as sentimental as the next guy.”
Two people who were shot by Las Vegas police last year have filed a civil rights lawsuit against the Metropolitan Police Department and three officers.