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October 21, 2014

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Committee being formed to address ballooning jail costs
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Citing a $28 million deficit at Clark County’s downtown jail, Metro Police officials this morning said the department needs help tackling the facility’s ballooning costs. Metro Deputy Chief Todd Fasulo, who oversees ...
Police: Stormy relationship, divorce ends with fatal stabbing
Police: Stormy relationship, divorce ends with fatal stabbing
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
The couple’s stormy relationship ended in divorce last month, but that didn’t prevent a final argument that police say left a Clark County School District employee ...
Photo: Metro Police vehicles block access to Calico Field
Police shootings produce lots of debate, but researchers know surprisingly little about how to reduce them
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Law enforcement:
Politicians, protesters and TV talking heads have spent lots of time talking about police shootings in the last few months. But the reality is, the nation's top criminal justice experts know very little about what triggers the use of lethal force and how police departments can better ...
Woman pleads guilty to arson in Las Vegas pet shop fire
Woman pleads guilty to arson in Las Vegas pet shop fire
Monday, October 20, 2014
Gloria Eun Hye Lee, accused of setting fire to her pet shop to collect insurance money, pleaded guilty this morning to charges including ...
Man accused of making bomb threat against observation wheel
Man accused of making bomb threat against observation wheel
Friday, October 17, 2014
A man accused of falsely reporting a bomb on the High Roller observation wheel on the Strip was indicted Thursday by a Clark County grand jury. Jamie D. Dantis is accused of ...
Man wearing Dodgers jacket robbed victim downtown, police say
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Metro Police are seeking the public's help to identify a man they believe robbed someone downtown this month. The suspect, described as a black male in ...
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Police: Bullhead City girl who was slain lived in drug den
Thursday, October 16, 2014
The home of an 8-year-old Arizona girl who was abducted and killed apparently was a nest of drug abuse and sales, police said. A monthlong narcotics investigation resulted in the arrest Wednesday of ...
Police: Telephone Man robber strikes again
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
An armed robber who Metro Police call the Telephone Man has struck again. He has robbed four more wireless phone businesses since Friday, police said. He was ...
Metro focuses on 2 men after woman dies from medical procedure
Metro focuses on 2 men after woman dies from medical procedure
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Metro Police are seeking additional information on two men who may be connected to the suspicious death of an elderly woman after an unapproved ...
Man holed up after domestic dispute in southwest valley surrenders
Man holed up after domestic dispute in southwest valley surrenders
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
A barricade situation at a house in the southwest valley ended peacefully this evening. Lt. Mark Reddon said the man who had refused to come out of a house at ...
Metro Police searching for suspect in burglary
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Officers are searching for a suspect in a burglary in the western valley this afternoon, Metro Police said. Police received a report of ...
Police: 2 held in attack on school crossing guard
Police: 2 held in attack on school crossing guard
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
A 21-year-old man and his 22-year-old girlfriend are accused of attacking a Las Vegas school crossing guard who witnesses told police ...
Photo: Sayreville War Memorial High School senior Kishan
7 charged in high school football hazing case
Friday, October 10, 2014
Seven students have been charged as part of an investigation into hazing on a high school football team. Middlesex County prosecutor Andrew C. Carey said Friday night three of the students are charged with ...
Metro Police looking for suspect in armed robbery
Friday, October 10, 2014
Metro Police are looking for a suspect in the armed robbery of a business Thursday afternoon on Maryland Parkway. A man went into the business in the 3900 block of Maryland Parkway about ...
Man arrested after officer shot at during car chase
Man arrested after officer shot at during car chase
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
North Las Vegas Police said they arrested a 22-year-old driver and were looking for his passenger after shots were fired at an officer several times during ...

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