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September 1, 2014

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Bail set for former guard charged in prison phone-smuggling case
Bail set for former guard charged in prison phone-smuggling case
Monday, August 18, 2014
A Las Vegas judge today set bail at $50,000 for a former prison guard facing felony charges for allegedly smuggling cellphones into the cell of an inmate awaiting trial in a deadly Strip shooting and crash. The judge also ordered ...
Woman accused in fatal crime spree pleads not guilty
Woman accused in fatal crime spree pleads not guilty
Monday, August 18, 2014
A woman accused of carrying out a crime spree in a southeast valley neighborhood that left two people dead pleaded not guilty today in Clark County District Court. Natasha Jackson, 35, faces charges that...
Former burglar offers tips to avoid being victimized
Former burglar offers tips to avoid being victimized
Sunday, August 17, 2014
A former burglar, who says he gave up the life of crime years ago, shares some observations on home security. What would have deterred him from trying to break into a house?
1 killed, 1 wounded in shooting outside restaurant
1 killed, 1 wounded in shooting outside restaurant
Saturday, August 16, 2014
A woman was killed and another injured in an early morning shooting in the parking lot of a west valley restaurant, according to Metro Police. A man identified as ...
Police: Woman arrested in shooting had been beaten, robbed
Friday, August 15, 2014
A 21-year-old woman accused of shooting a man to death in a northeast valley apartment last week had reportedly been beaten and robbed by the shooting victim the night before, according to a Metro Police report. Anishya Douglas was arrested Aug. in Ogden, Utah, and has been...
Three injured in stabbings along the Las Vegas Strip
Three injured in stabbings along the Las Vegas Strip
Friday, August 15, 2014
Three people were wounded in two separate stabbings this morning along the Las Vegas Strip, one outside the Planet Hollywood and the other near the...
Woman sought in fatal Las Vegas shooting is arrested in Utah
Woman sought in fatal Las Vegas shooting is arrested in Utah
Thursday, August 14, 2014
A woman has been arrested in the shooting death of a man last week at a northeast valley apartment after an argument about ...
Suspect in Strip shooting, guard charged in prison phone-smuggling case
Suspect in Strip shooting, guard charged in prison phone-smuggling case
Thursday, August 14, 2014
Seven people, including a former prison guard, have been charged in connection with contraband cellphones found in the cell of an inmate awaiting trial in a deadly Strip shooting and crash. The phones were ...
Police: Homeowner assaulted before fatally shooting attacker
Police: Homeowner assaulted before fatally shooting attacker
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
North Las Vegas police say a suspect who fatally stabbed a woman earlier this week attacked another man he knew with a metal stake before the man shot him dead. The new details about the ...
Police searching for suspect in armed robberies of businesses
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Metro Police are searching for a man they say robbed several valley businesses with a handgun last month. On the morning of July 22, the suspect...
Police: Motorist attacked, vehicle stolen by hitchhikers
Police: Motorist attacked, vehicle stolen by hitchhikers
Wednesday, August 13, 2014
Metro Police are searching for a man and woman they say hitched a ride with a motorist who was attacked and had his vehicle stolen earlier this month. The suspects approached the victim...
Police: MMA fighter accused of attacking girlfriend in 2009
Police: MMA fighter accused of attacking girlfriend in 2009
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
The man who Metro Police say viciously beat porn star Christy Mack last week has a history with domestic violence accusations. In 2009, Jonathan Koppenhaver allegedly attacked his girlfriend ...
Oklahoma man charged with threatening Sen. Harry Reid
Oklahoma man charged with threatening Sen. Harry Reid
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
A 31-year-old Tulsa man has been charged in federal court with threatening to kill U.S. Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid and harm the Nevada lawmaker's family. In the 10-page complaint ...
Man shot by police charged officers with knife, officials say
Man shot by police charged officers with knife, officials say
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
A man shot by Metro Police in a confrontation Monday charged officers with a knife, authorities said. Kyle Kuhn, 31, was shot after he ...
Police searching for suspect in parking lot robberies
Tuesday, August 12, 2014
Metro Police are searching for a man they say robbed several people in parking lots near UNLV earlier this year. The suspect, a Hispanic male in...

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