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School locked down while police search for robbery suspect
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
A lockdown at an east valley elementary school was lifted after Metro Police arrested a suspect in an armed robbery this morning. Police received reports about ...
Police working to ID suspect in casino cage robbery
Police working to ID suspect in casino cage robbery
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a man accused of robbing the Silver Sevens casino ...
Las Vegas inmate who fibbed about having Ebola is identified
Las Vegas inmate who fibbed about having Ebola is identified
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
An inmate who police say lied about having been exposed to the Ebola virus has been identified and will face an additional charge because of ...
2nd suspect arrested in deadly west valley home invasion
2nd suspect arrested in deadly west valley home invasion
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
A man suspected of participating in a home invasion last month that left a man dead was arrested Monday, Metro Police said. Robert Figueroa, 28, was booked ...
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 ...
Stormy relationship, divorce ends with fatal stabbing, police say
Stormy relationship, divorce ends with fatal stabbing, police say
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 ...

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