Las Vegas Coroner Taking New Job

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The coroner in Las Vegas says he’s going to retire to take an executive post with the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children. Michael Murphy said Tuesday that after 13 years as […]

CBS Las Vegas–03/31/2015

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Vegas Man Dies Week After Crash

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say a 58-yer-old motorcyclist died of injuries received in a crash with a car on a busy Las Vegas thoroughfare a week earlier. The Clark County coroner reported Tuesday that a cause […]

CBS Las Vegas–01/27/2015

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Coroner Examining Bone Found In Trash

The Clark County coroner says an anthropologist may be brought in to determine whether a bone found amid recycled waste at a North Las Vegas trash transfer station is human or animal.


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Man Accused Of Drowning Girlfriend In Vegas Pool

Authorities have identified a woman who police say was drowned by her boyfriend in a Las Vegas swimming pool.


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Coroner: Journalist Had Amphetamine And Marijuana In His System

An autopsy report released Tuesday found traces of amphetamine and marijuana in the body of journalist Michael Hastings but said it likely did not contribute to his death in a fiery single-car crash.


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Coroner: Man Found In Vegas Trash Bin Suffocated

Authorities say a 50-year-old man found dead in a large trash bin on the east side of the Las Vegas valley died of suffocation and also had head injuries.



Missing Swimmer Found Dead At Lake Mohave

Authorities say they’ve found the body of a 23-year-old North Las Vegas man who went missing in the waters of Lake Mohave a week earlier.


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Review Set For Officer-Involved Shooting

A public review of a deadly police shooting is scheduled for later this week.



County Delays Coroner’s Inquest Changes

A measure to restart the coroner’s inquest process is on hold.


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One Dead After Overnight Shooting

Police say one person is dead after a nighttime shooting outside a Las Vegas apartment complex.