clark county sheriff
The field of candidates running for Clark County Sheriff is narrowed to Assistant Sheriff Joe Lombardo and retired police Capt. Larry Burns.
Nine candidates are vying in the Clark County sheriff primary to be on the November ballot to head the 4,800-employee Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department.
Sheriff Doug Gillespie faced a grilling by Clark County commissioners on how a proposed sales tax hike for more police officers would be spent.
U.S. Department of Justice officials are meeting with the Clark County sheriff to determine whether the federal agency will help investigate shootings by Las Vegas police officers.
A lawsuit against Metro Police for a deadly shooting is expected to be filed today.