A project aimed at increasing the safety of pedestrians on a busy valley roadway is underway.
A man who was hit and killed by a car Wednesday night in the east Las Vegas Valley was identified Thursday by the Clark County coroner’s office.
Jose Ortiz, 71, was hit by a 1999 Toyota Corolla about 12:20 p.m. while crossing East Bonanza Road east of Marion Drive in his motorized wheelchair, a release said.
Las Vegas police are asking for help finding a man suspected of robbing a business in the east valley early Christmas morning.
The aroma of hot cocoa filled the air at Sunrise Library as northeast Las Vegas Valley children listened to hear stories and drank hot chocolate with police as part of Cocoa with a Cop.
Ondre Wills separated from the Metropolitan Police Department on July 18, police spokesman Larry Hadfield said last week. Metro didn’t release the circumstances of his separation, but Las Vegas Police Protective Association President Steve Grammas said Wills resigned before a Metro administrative hearing on his job.
A motorcyclist was critically injured in a crash involving an SUV and a pickup truck Saturday afternoon in the northeast valley, according to Las Vegas police.
A 63-year-old man faces attempted murder charges in connection with a stabbing last week that injured another man in the east Las Vegas Valley, according to arrest documents.
A crash near Sam Boyd Stadium involving a police vehicle Saturday caused major traffic delays ahead of the Las Vegas Bowl football game.