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KTNV Las Vegas
UPDATED: Coroner identifies son killed in southwest Las VegasLas Vegas, NV (KTNV) - Las Vegas police are investigating reports of a shooting
UPDATED: Coroner identifies son killed in southwest Las Vegas
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted yesterday
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) - Las Vegas police are investigating reports of a shooting and stabbing near South Cimarron Road and West Mountain's Edge Parkway in the southwest part of the valley. The incident was reported at 3:52 p.m. in the 10000 block of... Read more
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Empty 911 center a million dollar messCARROLLTON -- If you live in four North Texas cities, you’re currently footing
Empty 911 center a million dollar mess
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 2 days ago
CARROLLTON -- If you live in four North Texas cities, you’re currently footing the bill for not one, but two separate 911 emergency call centers. A News 8 Investigation found a joint project between Addison, Carrollton, Coppell, and Farmers Branch... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Man leads Nevada Highway Patrol on wild chase overnightLas Vegas, NG (KTNV) - A man was arrested on Thursday morning after leading Nev
Man leads Nevada Highway Patrol on wild chase overnight
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 3 days ago
Las Vegas, NG (KTNV) - A man was arrested on Thursday morning after leading Nevada Highway Patrol on a wild chase. NHP says the chase began around 1:30 a.m. and ended at approximately 2:30. NHP attempted to stop a driver on the 215 beltway near... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Motorcycle shop sees rise in civilian camera salesGoPro camera sales at RideNow Powersports, located on Craig Road in North Las V
Motorcycle shop sees rise in civilian camera sales
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
GoPro camera sales at RideNow Powersports, located on Craig Road in North Las Vegas, have surged in recent months. “The cameras are [small] so all the accessories fit,” said Alex Shaffer, staff member at RideNow. “They shoot in a higher quality, and... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Deadly crash reported near Cheyenne, BuffaloLAS VEGAS, NV (KTNV) - The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is investig
Deadly crash reported near Cheyenne, Buffalo
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
LAS VEGAS, NV (KTNV) - The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is investigating a deadly crash. It happened around 5:50 p.m. on Wednesday evening near Cheyenne Avenue and Rainbow Boulevard. Action News is working to gather more information.... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Las Vegas 911 dispatch system restored after 6-hour outageLAS VEGAS (AP) - Police in Las Vegas are investigating what caused a six-hour b
Las Vegas 911 dispatch system restored after 6-hour outage
KTVN Reno / Posted 4 days ago
LAS VEGAS (AP) - Police in Las Vegas are investigating what caused a six-hour breakdown of the region's main 911 emergency and 311 police and fire information systems. Emergency calls to the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department were answered... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Meeting to be held on Mountain's Edge break-insLas Vegas, NV (KTNV) - A meeting will be held in Mountain's Edge Tuesday follow
Meeting to be held on Mountain's Edge break-ins
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) - A meeting will be held in Mountain's Edge Tuesday following a series of break-ins. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department will be holding a meeting at Reedom Elementary School at 7 p.m. Officers will be giving a... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Police searching for missing 90-old man with dementiaLas Vegas, NV (KTNV) - Police are searching for a missing 90-year-old man with
Police searching for missing 90-old man with dementia
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 8 days ago
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) - Police are searching for a missing 90-year-old man with dementia. George Kimura was last seen around 7:30 p.m. Friday in a parking lot in the 4800 block of West Tropicana Avenue, near Decatur Boulevard. He was driving a 2013... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
LVMPD, PMSA contract negotiation sessions open to publicFor the first time, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department and the Las Ve
LVMPD, PMSA contract negotiation sessions open to public
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 9 days ago
For the first time, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department and the Las Vegas Police Managers and Supervisors Association (PMSA) are opening Collective Bargaining Negotiation sessions to the public. All employees and community members are... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Man shot to death near Lake Mead & PecosA man was shot to death at the Adobe Villas Apartments near Lake Mead & Pecos,
Man shot to death near Lake Mead & Pecos
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 10 days ago
A man was shot to death at the Adobe Villas Apartments near Lake Mead & Pecos, according to Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. Police say they received multiple phone calls about gunshots around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday night. Within two minutes,... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Police shoot suspect on east side of valleyLas Vegas police say they shot a suspect on Tuesday afternoon in the area of No
Police shoot suspect on east side of valley
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 12 days ago
Las Vegas police say they shot a suspect on Tuesday afternoon in the area of North Pecos Road and Asbury Hill Avenue, which is near East Bonanza Road. The condition of the suspect is not known at this time. No police officers were injured, according... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Police seeking woman reported missingLAS VEGAS, NV (KTNV) -- - The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is searc
Police seeking woman reported missing
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 12 days ago
LAS VEGAS, NV (KTNV) -- - The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is searching for 20-year-old Jessica Lacy. Jessica was last seen on Jan. 20 near Warm Springs Road and Torrey Pines Drive. She is described as a white female, 5'5, 180 pounds... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Las Vegas police response time explainedA Mountain's Edge resident is upset about the police response time to a burglar
Las Vegas police response time explained
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 12 days ago
A Mountain's Edge resident is upset about the police response time to a burglary in his home. Action News camera's were the only one's there when detectives arrived at Michael Prescott's house after a break-in. The two-and-a-half hour response time... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
One killed in crash near Lamb and CraigOne person is dead after a fatal crash Monday night at the intersection of Lamb
One killed in crash near Lamb and Craig
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 12 days ago
One person is dead after a fatal crash Monday night at the intersection of Lamb and Craig. The victim car was headed North on Lamb when another car was trying to make left on Craig with a permissive green light, according to Las Vegas Metropolitan... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Police take action against squattersA northwest Valley community is celebrating the eviction of some unwanted neigh
Police take action against squatters
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 12 days ago
A northwest Valley community is celebrating the eviction of some unwanted neighbors. A local house was taken over by squatters months ago, and Darlene Yantz said it was making her area unsafe. "Part of the reason why I got so involved is because I... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Police fire shots at suspect on Las Vegas StripLAS VEGAS, NV (KTNV) - The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department confirm tha
Police fire shots at suspect on Las Vegas Strip
KGTV San Diego / Posted 15 days ago
LAS VEGAS, NV (KTNV) - The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department confirm that a officer-involved shooting took place in front of the Bellagio Las Vegas. It happened around 7:15 p.m. on Friday. Investigators say LVMPD observed a male suspect... Read more
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Reuters
Police shooting shuts down Las Vegas StripThe Las Vegas Strip was closed to traffic on Friday evening as police investiga
Police shooting shuts down Las Vegas Strip
Reuters / Posted 15 days ago
The Las Vegas Strip was closed to traffic on Friday evening as police investigated an officer-involved shooting in front of the Bellagio Hotel and Casino, law enforcement said. Details of the shooting were not immediately clear and it was unknown if... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Shooting shuts down part of Las Vegas stripLAS VEGAS, NV -- Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting on the L
Shooting shuts down part of Las Vegas strip
KGTV San Diego / Posted 15 days ago
LAS VEGAS, NV -- Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting on the Las Vegas Strip. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department confirm that one person has been shot. There are no details on what led to the shooting, or the victim's... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Officer-involved shopoting reported at Bellagio Las VegasLAS VEGAS, NV (KTNV) -- - Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting
Officer-involved shopoting reported at Bellagio Las Vegas
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 15 days ago
LAS VEGAS, NV (KTNV) -- - Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting on the Las Vegas Strip. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department confirm that one person has been shot. There are no details on what led to the shooting, or the... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Vandals destroy popular downtown sculpturePolice are looking for whoever vandalized a popular part of downtown. Vandals
Vandals destroy popular downtown sculpture
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 17 days ago
Police are looking for whoever vandalized a popular part of downtown. Vandals destroyed the "Love Locket" in front of Downtown Container Park at about 1 a.m. Thursday. The heart-shaped sculpture was covered front and back in padlocks and scraps of... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Local businesses receive active shooter trainingLas Vegas, NV (KTNV) - With an increase in active shooter situations across the
Local businesses receive active shooter training
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 18 days ago
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) - With an increase in active shooter situations across the country, some local small businesses are taking precautions and preparing for the worst. A training session was held Wednesday by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Chamber of... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Pair charged in Nugget shooting appear in courtThe pair charged with shooting and injuring a female inside the Pahrump Nugget
Pair charged in Nugget shooting appear in court
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 18 days ago
The pair charged with shooting and injuring a female inside the Pahrump Nugget on Jan. 9, appeared in Pahrump Justice Court on Tuesday. Lee Anthony Daniels, 46, and Desiree Lewis, 36, had their bail lowered to $250,000 each, and remain in custody at... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
Man flips off cop, cited for improper hand signalA man says Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Officers nearly caused him
Man flips off cop, cited for improper hand signal
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 19 days ago
A man says Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Officers nearly caused him to wreck, resulting in him giving the cops the middle finger. Now, Kris Luce is cited with improper use of a hand signal. Luce recorded the entire interaction with the... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Man flips off cop, cited for improper hand signalA man says Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Officers nearly caused him
Man flips off cop, cited for improper hand signal
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 19 days ago
A man says Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Officers nearly caused him to wreck, resulting in him giving the cops the middle finger. Now, Kris Luce is cited with improper use of a hand signal. Luce recorded the entire interaction with the... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Man flips off cop, cited for improper hand signalA man says Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Officers nearly caused him
Man flips off cop, cited for improper hand signal
KGTV San Diego / Posted 19 days ago
A man says Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Officers nearly caused him to wreck, resulting in him giving the cops the middle finger. Now, Kris Luce is cited with improper use of a hand signal. Luce recorded the entire interaction with the... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Man flips off cop, cited for improper hand signalA man says Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Officers nearly caused him
Man flips off cop, cited for improper hand signal
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 19 days ago
A man says Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Officers nearly caused him to wreck, resulting in him giving the cops the middle finger. Now, Kris Luce is cited with improper use of a hand signal. Luce recorded the entire interaction with the... Read more
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News 3 Las Vegas
Metro police look for man accused of robbing several convenience storesLAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) – Metro police are asking the public’s assistance in f
Metro police look for man accused of robbing several convenience stores
News 3 Las Vegas / Posted 24 days ago
LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) – Metro police are asking the public’s assistance in finding a man accused of robbing several convenience stores in the southeast part of the valley. Police say the man entered the business and headed straight towards the... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Two in custody facing preliminary attempted murder chargesTwo Pahrump residents are in custody on preliminary attempted murder charges af
Two in custody facing preliminary attempted murder charges
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 25 days ago
Two Pahrump residents are in custody on preliminary attempted murder charges after an early Saturday morning shooting that sent one person to the hospital. Lee Anthony Daniels, 46, and Desiree Lewis, 36, were arrested in Las Vegas and booked on... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Henderson police arrest 7 on DUI charges during enforcement effortHenderson, NV (KTNV) - Officers arrested seven drivers on DUI charges and hande
Henderson police arrest 7 on DUI charges during enforcement effort
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 25 days ago
Henderson, NV (KTNV) - Officers arrested seven drivers on DUI charges and handed out more than 132 speeding tickets to motorists and motorcycle riders during a recent enforcement effort targeting impaired drivers. Henderson police officers, assisted... Read more
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News 3 Las Vegas
Video Vault | Las Vegas connection to 'In Cold Blood'LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) – It sometimes seems like every big national story has
Video Vault | Las Vegas connection to 'In Cold Blood'
News 3 Las Vegas / Posted 25 days ago
LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) – It sometimes seems like every big national story has a tie-in to Las Vegas. That was also the situation in 1959, with an infamous Kansas murder case that later became a best-selling book and a major motion picture. "Hey,... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
LVMPD officer charged with battery, kidnappingLAS VEGAS, NV (KTNV) -- - A Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department officer wa
LVMPD officer charged with battery, kidnapping
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 26 days ago
LAS VEGAS, NV (KTNV) -- - A Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department officer was arrested on Tuesday. Officer James Burt was taken to the Clark County Detention Center where he is facing charges of domestic battery by strangulation and first degree... Read more
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News 3 Las Vegas
Henderson police arrest seven drivers on DUI charges during enforcement effortHENDERSON, NV (KSNV News3LV) – Henderson officers arrested seven drivers on DUI
Henderson police arrest seven drivers on DUI charges during enforcement effort
News 3 Las Vegas / Posted 26 days ago
HENDERSON, NV (KSNV News3LV) – Henderson officers arrested seven drivers on DUI charges and have handed out more than 132 speeding tickets to motorists and motorcycle riders during a recent enforcement targeting impaired drivers. Henderson Police... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
2 dead in crash at Desert Inn, Boulder HighwayLas Vegas, NV (AP/KTNV) - Police say two people were killed and a third injured
2 dead in crash at Desert Inn, Boulder Highway
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 28 days ago
Las Vegas, NV (AP/KTNV) - Police say two people were killed and a third injured when two cars collided at Boulder Highway and Desert Inn Road. Authorities say the crash happened Saturday around 10:40 p.m. Witnesses say a Dodge Dart was making a left... Read more
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News 3 Las Vegas
Woman killed as RTC bus leaves road, strikes her in central valleyLAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) -- An unidentified woman became the valley's third ped
Woman killed as RTC bus leaves road, strikes her in central valley
News 3 Las Vegas / Posted 29 days ago
LAS VEGAS (KSNV News3LV) -- An unidentified woman became the valley's third pedestrian fatality this year when she was struck by an RTC bus Saturday morning. The accident occurred at 5:05 a.m. at West Tropicana Avenue near Polaris Street when a... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
2 suspects arrested in Pahrump casino shootingTwo people have been arrested after a shooting in a Pahrump casino. On Jan. 9,
2 suspects arrested in Pahrump casino shooting
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 29 days ago
Two people have been arrested after a shooting in a Pahrump casino. On Jan. 9, police from the Nye County Sheriff's Office responded to a shooting incident inside the Pahrump Nugget Hotel-Casino. It was reported that a black adult male fired one... Read more
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Pahrump Valley Times
Two facing preliminary attempted murder charge in Pahrump Nugget shootingTwo Pahrump residents are in custody on preliminary attempted murder charges af
Two facing preliminary attempted murder charge in Pahrump Nugget shooting
Pahrump Valley Times / Posted 29 days ago
Two Pahrump residents are in custody on preliminary attempted murder charges after an early morning shooting that sent one person to the hospital. Lee Anthony Daniels, 46, and Desiree Lewis, 36, were arrested in Las Vegas and booked on multiple... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Police searching for missing 84-old with Alzheimer'sLas Vegas, NV (KTNV) - Police are searching the public's assistance in finding
Police searching for missing 84-old with Alzheimer's
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 30 days ago
Las Vegas, NV (KTNV) - Police are searching the public's assistance in finding a missing 84-year-old man. William Char was last seen in the area of Arville Street and Twain Avenue on Thursday. Police said he suffers from the early stages of... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Final tally: US police shot and killed 984 people in 2015Protesters block an intersection in Chicago in response to the release of polic
Final tally: US police shot and killed 984 people in 2015
The New Zealand Herald / Posted a month ago
Protesters block an intersection in Chicago in response to the release of police video showing a white officer shooting a black teenager 16 times. Photo / AP On the afternoon of New Year's Eve, Las Vegas police cornered Keith Childress Jr., who was... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Man arrested in California for 2015 Vegas murderA man has been arrested in California for a murder on Feb. 13, 2015 at an apart
Man arrested in California for 2015 Vegas murder
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted a month ago
A man has been arrested in California for a murder on Feb. 13, 2015 at an apartment complex in the 5700 block of Missouri Avenue. Police say that 35-year-old Che Obi Eaddy was shot and killed during an argument with another man. Detectives with the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Police shot and killed at least 984 people across U.S. in 2015On the afternoon of New Year's Eve, Las Vegas police cornered Keith Childress J
Police shot and killed at least 984 people across U.S. in 2015
Baltimore Sun / Posted a month ago
On the afternoon of New Year's Eve, Las Vegas police cornered Keith Childress Jr., who was wanted for a number of violent felonies. They opened fire on the 23-year-old after he refused to drop the object in his hands, which turned out not to be a gun... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Police shot and killed at least 984 people across U.S. in 2015On the afternoon of New Year's Eve, Las Vegas police cornered Keith Childress J
Police shot and killed at least 984 people across U.S. in 2015
Orlando Sentinel / Posted a month ago
On the afternoon of New Year's Eve, Las Vegas police cornered Keith Childress Jr., who was wanted for a number of violent felonies. They opened fire on the 23-year-old after he refused to drop the object in his hands, which turned out not to be a gun... Read more
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The Morning Call
Police shot and killed at least 984 people across U.S. in 2015On the afternoon of New Year's Eve, Las Vegas police cornered Keith Childress J
Police shot and killed at least 984 people across U.S. in 2015
The Morning Call / Posted a month ago
On the afternoon of New Year's Eve, Las Vegas police cornered Keith Childress Jr., who was wanted for a number of violent felonies. They opened fire on the 23-year-old after he refused to drop the object in his hands, which turned out not to be a gun... Read more
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