Trial Date Set for Ex-Nevada Prison Guard in Shotgun SlayingTrial has been scheduled next May in Las Vegas for a former Nevada prison guard trainee who pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the shotgun death of an inmate behind bars almost two years ago.
Funeral Set for Longtime Former Las Vegas Judge and LawyerA funeral is scheduled Tuesday for longtime Nevada state court judge and Las Vegas attorney Carl Christensen, who died recently at age 86.
DA Fighting Gambler Diversion Law for Grandma in Theft CaseA Las Vegas woman's bid to get out of prison and into gambling addiction treatment has become a fight over whether she can be freed to house arrest until the state Supreme Court decides if she's eligible for placement in a court diversion and restitution program.
State Court Judge in Las Vegas Dies After Battle With CancerOfficials say a Nevada state court judge in Las Vegas has died after a battle with pancreatic cancer.
Vegas Mom's Efforts Credited as 4 Charged in 2009 SlayingA prosecutor says a mother's persistence led to the indictment of four men on murder and other charges in a shooting that killed a 16-year-old and left another teen wounded outside a house party in Las Vegas more than seven years ago.
Vegas K-9 Officer Indicted in Insurance Fraud, Arson CaseA veteran Las Vegas police K-9 officer has been indicted on felony charges alleging he burned his recreational vehicle trailer in January for the insurance money.
5,200 Sex Offender Names on List to Be PostedA state official says the names of 5,200 of 6,500 convicted sex offenders in Nevada are slated to be posted online Friday.
Grandma in Theft Case Invoking Problem Gambler Diversion LawA Las Vegas grandmother who went to prison for stealing more than $500,000 from the plumbing business where she kept the books is invoking a little-used state law to seek placement in a court diversion and restitution program.
Vegas Gambling Grandma Asks Court for Treatment, Not PrisonA judge has thrown out the conviction of a Las Vegas grandmother who claims a gambling addiction made her steal more than $500,000 from the plumbing business where she kept the books for almost 25 years.
Vegas Man, 21, Takes Plea Deal in Drug Deal Slaying CaseA 21-year-old Las Vegas man has pleaded guilty to a reduced murder charge in the shooting death of a man during a botched drug deal in February at an apartment complex near Nellis Air Force Base.
Ex-Bellagio Dealer, 2 Friends Get Prison in Casino Cheat CaseAn ex-Bellagio casino dealer and two friends are facing four to 10 years in state prison for using phantom bets to skim more than $1 million off the craps tables at the Las Vegas Strip resort.
Sentencing Reset for Former Pastor in Vegas Child Sex CaseSentencing has been pushed back to June 6 for a former Las Vegas area church pastor facing life in prison for sexually assaulting young girls in his congregation before fleeing to Mexico.