Far West Academy was placed on lockdown for several hours Friday after a resident called police to say a man inside a suspicious vehicle flashed a gun in northwest Las Vegas.
The complaint filed this week alleges that the school district and Maysen Melton’s parents failed to protect his fellow students despite his record as a sexual predator.
A former Clark County substitute teacher faces seven counts of lewdness with a child under the age of 14. Steven Michael Cochran, 72, is on house arrest and has pleaded not guilty.
The lawsuit, filed last week in District Court, claims the district and Maysen Melton’s parents disregarded other students’ safety by allowing him to stay in public school.
A handful of students were cited Thursday morning on the last day of school after fights broke out at three Las Vegas Valley high schools.
A 16-year-old student has been charged with battery following a fight at Centennial High School on Wednesday that sent a classmate to the hospital, according to school police.
A staff member at Green Valley High School observed the gun in the car Friday and alerted police, who were able to identify the driver and take him into custody.
1. Years of abuse, neglect go unchecked at Amargosa Valley boarding school T housands of records examined by the Las Vegas Review-Journal show a yearslong history of abuse and neglect allegations at Northwest Academy, a private boarding school for at-risk youth. Yet divisions within the Department of Health and Human Services, which licensed the Amargosa […]
A Clark County School District bus driver suspected of driving drunk crashed a school bus this week with students on board, an official confirmed Friday. It marked the second time in less than a week a school bus driver was suspected of driving drunk while on the clock.
School police on Thursday arrested a 38-year-old man accused of bringing a gun onto the campus of Culley Elementary School.