The Las Vegas Review-Journal sued the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department on Thursday over the agency’s response to public records requests about sex trafficking cases and prostitution arrests.
Las Vegas police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man suspected of sexually assaulting an 11-year-old girl at gunpoint last week.
A man driving a black BMW sedan approached the girl and offered her a ride while she was walking alone near Swenson Street and Twain, police said. He later sexually assaulted her before ordering her out of the car.
A former Las Vegas police explorer must spend at least 25 years in prison for sexually assaulting an underage girl, but a judge said he may remain free while appealing his conviction.
Nevada Attorney General Adam Laxalt this week unveiled a website for sexual assault victims as part of his initiative to reduce the backlog of untested rape kits.
A 35-year-old man who Las Vegas police said peered into his sleeping neighbor’s bedroom window before breaking into her apartment is accused of raping her last month, records show.
A Las Vegas man faces burglary and sexual assault charges after it was alleged that he broke into his mother-in-law’s home in January and tried to rape her.
A man accused of raping a woman inside a Las Vegas massage parlor last week previously had been to the business and propositioned a co-worker for sex, court documents show.
A man is facing a sexual assault charge after he allegedly groped another man at a Las Vegas gay bar.
A massage therapist who worked at the Red Rock Resort spa was arrested last week after a woman accused him of sexual assault during a session, Las Vegas police records show.