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KTNV Las Vegas
Vegas police seek suspect in Tropicana sports book robberya 6-foot-1 black man, possibly in his mid-thirties. He was wearing a black base
Vegas police seek suspect in Tropicana sports book robbery
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 3 days ago
a 6-foot-1 black man, possibly in his mid-thirties. He was wearing a black baseball cap, pink shirt, and blue jeans. Anyone with information should call the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department at 702-828-3855 or Crime Stoppers at 702-385-... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
CONTACT 13: Officials respond to CCSD police cover-upabout this job." Deresotes was eventually fired for an unrelated incident. He
CONTACT 13: Officials respond to CCSD police cover-up
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 3 days ago
about this job." Deresotes was eventually fired for an unrelated incident. He wasn't at the party, but wanted to talk to Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department after learning what went on. Darcy: Would you say they made it impossible for Metro... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Police investigating shots fired in neighborhood near Eastern, HaciendaLAS VEGAS (KTNV) - The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department received a repo
Police investigating shots fired in neighborhood near Eastern, Hacienda
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 3 days ago
LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department received a report of a possible gunshot heard from inside a residence near Hacienda and Eastern Avenues. The call came in around 10:59 a.m. on Wednesday and officers are on scene... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Officers called to east Las Vegas neighborhoodpolice investigate a homicide and officer-involved shooting at the Silver Nugge
Officers called to east Las Vegas neighborhood
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
police investigate a homicide and officer-involved shooting at the Silver Nugget Casino on May 19. (Source: FOX5) The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said someone walked into the sports book at Hooters Casino, threatened the cashier... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Police activity in east Las Vegas neighborhoodpolice investigate a homicide and officer-involved shooting at the Silver Nugge
Police activity in east Las Vegas neighborhood
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
police investigate a homicide and officer-involved shooting at the Silver Nugget Casino on May 19. (Source: FOX5) The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said someone walked into the sports book at Hooters Casino, threatened the cashier... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Sex offenders living near Las Vegas parksmile of the park. "They really need to start patrolling around these parks a l
Sex offenders living near Las Vegas parks
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
mile of the park. "They really need to start patrolling around these parks a little more," said a parent. According to Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, Nevada law says they're allowed to be there. These numbers account for the level... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Family fighting to save spray-painted tribute to childpolice investigate a homicide and officer-involved shooting at the Silver Nugge
Family fighting to save spray-painted tribute to child
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
police investigate a homicide and officer-involved shooting at the Silver Nugget Casino on May 19. (Source: FOX5) The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said someone walked into the sports book at Hooters Casino, threatened the cashier... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Group hopes to revive Las Vegas' historic Moulin Rougewith an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Group hopes to revive Las Vegas' historic Moulin Rouge
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Pedestrian killed in North Las Vegas crashwith an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Pedestrian killed in North Las Vegas crash
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Elementary yearbooks mistakenly include alcohol imageswith an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Elementary yearbooks mistakenly include alcohol images
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Mysterious weather event damages Henderson neighborhoodwith an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Mysterious weather event damages Henderson neighborhood
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Burglars target bakery, sushi restaurantare here and he poked his head right through the wall and off the alarm went,"
Burglars target bakery, sushi restaurant
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
are here and he poked his head right through the wall and off the alarm went," Bryant described. Rolling in Dough has contacted the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. The burglars were wearing masks and gloves at the time of the b... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Pedestrian critically injured in North Las Vegas crashwith an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Pedestrian critically injured in North Las Vegas crash
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Concern mounts as criminals target casinoswith an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Concern mounts as criminals target casinos
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Body-cam video released from fatal Mesa officer-involved shooting (Warning: Explicit language)with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Body-cam video released from fatal Mesa officer-involved shooting (Warning: Explicit language)
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Mother sits on son's head; causes toddler to pass outwith an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Mother sits on son's head; causes toddler to pass out
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Fake Kohl's coupon circulates on social mediawith an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Fake Kohl's coupon circulates on social media
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Teen holds American flag until help arriveswith an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Teen holds American flag until help arrives
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Prosecutors want to keep evidence confidential in Bundy casewith an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Prosecutors want to keep evidence confidential in Bundy case
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Netflix signs exclusive deal with Disneywith an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Netflix signs exclusive deal with Disney
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Vegas business linked to Panama Papers firm drops clientswith an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Vegas business linked to Panama Papers firm drops clients
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 4 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Woman urinated in cop car, threw it on officerwith an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Woman urinated in cop car, threw it on officer
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 5 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Prosecutor: Dad didn't check on scalded son for 15 hourswith an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Prosecutor: Dad didn't check on scalded son for 15 hours
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 5 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Carrier offering Vegas-to-London flight for $199with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Carrier offering Vegas-to-London flight for $199
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 5 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Las Vegas in top 10 of most well-read US cities listwith an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Las Vegas in top 10 of most well-read US cities list
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 5 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Abandoned house goes up in flames overnightwith an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Abandoned house goes up in flames overnight
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 5 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Wanted man causes disturbance in northwest Las Vegaswith an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit partic
Wanted man causes disturbance in northwest Las Vegas
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 5 days ago
with an uptick in violent crime, and the Las Vegas Valley is getting hit particularly hard. FOX5 spent several hours with a Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department problem-solving unit on the Strip to observe how those officers fight crime. The... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
'Chumlee' from 'Pawn Stars' to take plea dealbut downed power lines prompted street closures and traffic backups in the area
'Chumlee' from 'Pawn Stars' to take plea deal
KTVZ Bend / Posted 5 days ago
but downed power lines prompted street closures and traffic backups in the area of the Bend Parkway, officials said. Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via Getty Images Austin Russell, known as "Chumlee" on the hit History Channel... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
‘Pawn Stars’ star Chumlee taking plea deal to avoid jailIn this handout photo provided by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department,
‘Pawn Stars’ star Chumlee taking plea deal to avoid jail
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 5 days ago
In this handout photo provided by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, Austin 'Chumlee' Russell is seen in a booking photo after his arrest for possession of a firearm and numerous narcotics including methamphetamine and marijuana during a... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Nearly 1,000 without power in Henderson> PD: Missing endangered adult locatedPD: Missing endangered adult located Je
Nearly 1,000 without power in Henderson
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
> PD: Missing endangered adult locatedPD: Missing endangered adult located Jesus Valenzuela-Vegas. (Courtesy: LVMPD) The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing endangered adult. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Orleans, and Gold Coast to host job fair> PD: Missing endangered adult locatedPD: Missing endangered adult located Je
Orleans, and Gold Coast to host job fair
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
> PD: Missing endangered adult locatedPD: Missing endangered adult located Jesus Valenzuela-Vegas. (Courtesy: LVMPD) The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing endangered adult. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Las Vegas home damaged by fire> PD: Missing endangered adult locatedPD: Missing endangered adult located Je
Las Vegas home damaged by fire
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
> PD: Missing endangered adult locatedPD: Missing endangered adult located Jesus Valenzuela-Vegas. (Courtesy: LVMPD) The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing endangered adult. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Armed robber sought by Metro police> PD: Missing endangered adult locatedPD: Missing endangered adult located Je
Armed robber sought by Metro police
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
> PD: Missing endangered adult locatedPD: Missing endangered adult located Jesus Valenzuela-Vegas. (Courtesy: LVMPD) The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing endangered adult. The... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Missing endangered adult located> PD: PD: Jesus Valenzuela-Vegas. (Courtesy: LVMPD) The Las Vegas Metropoli
Missing endangered adult located
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
> PD: PD: Jesus Valenzuela-Vegas. (Courtesy: LVMPD) The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is asking for the public's assistance in locating a missing endangered adult. The... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Las Vegas police seek missing 76-old manLAS VEGAS (KTNV) - The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Missing Persons
Las Vegas police seek missing 76-old man
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Missing Persons Detail is asking for the public's assistance in locating Jesus Valenzuela-Vegas. 76-year-old Valenzuela-Vegas was last seen at 6 p.m. Saturday in the area of Owens... Read more
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Daily Mail
Johnny Manziel risks jail again after 'punching reveler in Vegas club'out of Jewel shortly after the video stopped. it is not clear if a report of a
Johnny Manziel risks jail again after 'punching reveler in Vegas club'
Daily Mail / Posted 7 days ago
out of Jewel shortly after the video stopped. it is not clear if a report of assault was filed over the incident and the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department did not return a call from the Dailymail.com seeking more information. Manziel has... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
March for peace in northeast Las VegasLAS VEGAS (KTNV) - The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department marched the bus
March for peace in northeast Las Vegas
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 7 days ago
LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department marched the busy street of Nellis Boulevard on Saturday afternoon. “The police are not just here to arrest people, they also care about them," said Victory Outreach Church Pastor... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Police officers, community members march for peace in northeast Las Vegaslive music, a puppet show, face painting and other entertainment. The march is
Police officers, community members march for peace in northeast Las Vegas
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 7 days ago
live music, a puppet show, face painting and other entertainment. The march is sponsored by Victory Outreach Summerlin, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, Nevada Black Police Association, and the Nevada Latino Police Officers... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Two suspects on the loose after Summerlin theftare two Hispanic or Middle eastern males in their 20's with slender builds. An
Two suspects on the loose after Summerlin theft
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 9 days ago
are two Hispanic or Middle eastern males in their 20's with slender builds. Anyone with information is urged to call the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, Robbery Section, at (702) 828-3591, or to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
I Love My City march planned for northeast area of valleyLane and end with a rally at Walmart at 4350 N. Nellis Boulevard. The march is
I Love My City march planned for northeast area of valley
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 9 days ago
Lane and end with a rally at Walmart at 4350 N. Nellis Boulevard. The march is sponsored by Victory Outreach Summerlin, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department, Nevada Black Police Association, and the Nevada Latino Police Officers... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Las Vegas police to discuss K9 vests after Nicky's deathLAS VEGAS (KTNV) - The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is going to hol
Las Vegas police to discuss K9 vests after Nicky's death
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 10 days ago
LAS VEGAS (KTNV) - The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is going to hold a briefing Thursday on the use of K9 vests. On March 31, LVMPD K9 patrol dog Nicky was killed during an exchange of gunfire with officers and an armed suspect in the... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Fallen officers to be honored Thursday at ceremonyThe public is invited to a ceremony Thursday to remember the fallen police offi
Fallen officers to be honored Thursday at ceremony
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 11 days ago
The public is invited to a ceremony Thursday to remember the fallen police officers in Southern Nevada. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is holding its annual Southern Nevada Law Enforcement Memorial, where they will pay tribute to the... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
Nevada politician receiving hundreds of death threats, insultsshe believes is right. She's changed her personal cell phone number, but is st
Nevada politician receiving hundreds of death threats, insults
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 11 days ago
she believes is right. She's changed her personal cell phone number, but is still dealing with a barrage of abuse on social media. Lange says Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department officers are aware of these attacks, and they are investiga... Read more
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Lake Placid News
DNC head: 'No excuse for what happened in Nevada'to her side as Republican Donald Trump also targets disaffected Democrats who s
DNC head: 'No excuse for what happened in Nevada'
Lake Placid News / Posted 11 days ago
to her side as Republican Donald Trump also targets disaffected Democrats who supported the Vermont senator. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said Monday that it "is investigating threats being made to the Democratic... Read more
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Charleston City Paper
Justice Department announces North Charleston police review2011. Las Vegas is currently the only city to have completed the process. Accor
Justice Department announces North Charleston police review
Charleston City Paper / Posted 11 days ago
2011. Las Vegas is currently the only city to have completed the process. According to the Final Assessment Report of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department published in 2014, the department had initiated and completed 90 percent of the... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Upheaval in Nevada raises concerns over Democratic unityto her side as Republican Donald Trump also targets disaffected Democrats who s
Upheaval in Nevada raises concerns over Democratic unity
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 11 days ago
to her side as Republican Donald Trump also targets disaffected Democrats who supported the Vermont senator. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said Monday that it "is investigating threats being made to the Democratic... Read more
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Deseret News
DNC head: 'No excuse for what happened in Nevada'to her side as Republican Donald Trump also targets disaffected Democrats who s
DNC head: 'No excuse for what happened in Nevada'
Deseret News / Posted 11 days ago
to her side as Republican Donald Trump also targets disaffected Democrats who supported the Vermont senator. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said Monday that it "is investigating threats being made to the Democratic... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
DNC head: 'No excuse for what happened in Nevada'to her side as Republican Donald Trump also targets disaffected Democrats who s
DNC head: 'No excuse for what happened in Nevada'
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 11 days ago
to her side as Republican Donald Trump also targets disaffected Democrats who supported the Vermont senator. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said Monday that it "is investigating threats being made to the Democratic... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
DNC head: 'No excuse for what happened in Nevada'to her side as Republican Donald Trump also targets disaffected Democrats who s
DNC head: 'No excuse for what happened in Nevada'
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 11 days ago
to her side as Republican Donald Trump also targets disaffected Democrats who supported the Vermont senator. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said Monday that it "is investigating threats being made to the Democratic... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
DNC head: 'No excuse for what happened in Nevada'to her side as Republican Donald Trump also targets disaffected Democrats who s
DNC head: 'No excuse for what happened in Nevada'
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 11 days ago
to her side as Republican Donald Trump also targets disaffected Democrats who supported the Vermont senator. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department said Monday that it "is investigating threats being made to the Democratic... Read more
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