A former Las Vegas police Explorer was convicted Monday of sexual assault of a minor after prosecutors accused him of maintaining a yearslong sexual relationship with a teen, starting when she was 11.
Attorneys presented closing arguments and jurors began deliberations Friday in a case that defense attorneys say “dropped a bomb” on prosecutors on the first day.
Attorney and College of Southern Nevada professor Mark Peplowski has been arrested on lewdness charges.
Nevada is awarding $2.7 million to Las Vegas police to continue to pay for testing a backlog of thousands of sexual assault evidence kits, including some that went untested for up to 30 years.
A woman filed a lawsuit Tuesday that accuses Centennial Hills Hospital Medical Center of failing to protect her from a psychiatric patient who tried to sexually assault her.
Henderson police arrested a day care worker this week and accused her of posting a video of a child’s genitals to a social media site.
A Las Vegas chiropractor is accused of sexually assaulting a 12-year-old girl at a residence last week, records show.
The teenager who accused a former Las Vegas police Explorer of a years-long sexual relationship with her changed her story on the stand.
Las Vegas police have released a sketch of a man wanted in connection with the attempted sexual assault of a jogger earlier this month.
Police report that former Clark High School coach Juan Alfredo Chavez first tried to hug the student, then attempted to kiss her on the lips before a school football game.