Two Arrested Trying To Smuggle Drugs Into PrisonTwo female visitors who were attempting to smuggle controlled substances into the Ely State Prison. As a result of this investigation Detectives seized a total of about 27 grams of methamphetamine from both visitors.
Nevada Condemned Inmate Complains of Death Penalty DelayThe Nevada death row inmate whose execution was postponed last week is complaining to a judge that he's suffering what he calls an open-ended and unnecessary delay.
Nevada Death Row Inmate Placed On Suicide WatchScott Dozier was scheduled to die Tuesday at the Ely State Prison but the execution was postponed after a judge in Las Vegas ordered a paralytic drug removed.
Official: 4 Inmates Hurt in Top-Security Ely Prison FightA state official says a fight in a wing of Nevada's maximum-security prison in Ely left four inmates injured, including two who were taken to hospitals in Las Vegas, 250 miles away.
Nevada Building New Execution Chamber Despite Drug CutoffThe Nevada Department of Corrections says it will move forward with construction of a new execution chamber despite a shortage of lethal injection drugs.
Alleged Cell Phone Smuggling For Strip ShooterThree women accused of trying to smuggle a cell phone into a state prison for accused Strip shooter Ammar Harris made their first court appearances.
Lawmakers Reject New Gas ChamberA joint panel turned down a request by state corrections chief Greg Cox to build the $700,000 chamber at the Ely State Prison.
Murderer From Clark County Found Dead At Ely State PrisonA Nevada inmate is dead following an undisclosed incident at Ely State Prison.