new mexico

Dispatcher Tells 911 Caller ‘Deal With It Yourself’

A New Mexico 911 dispatcher told a panicked 911 caller who was trying to save the life of a shooting victim to “deal with it yourself.”


File photo cell phone. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Nevada Bill Would Make It A Crime To Fraudulently Call 311

Nevada lawmakers are considering a bill that would make it a crime to make a fraudulent report to police on a nonemergency 311 number.


File photo of a police car. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Woman Dead After Van Knocks Down Light Pole, Falls On Her

A woman is dead in a freak accident after a van knocked down a light pole that then fell on her.


File photo of someone texting. (photo: STAN HONDA/AFP/GettyImages)

Bill Bans Pedestrians Texting While Crossing Roads

A bill before the Nevada Assembly would make it illegal for pedestrians to read, browse the internet or enter data with hand-held devices while crossing highways in the state.


Photo Courtesy City of Las Vegas

City, County Launch Emergency Alert Service

Local mayors tout new website that allows people to receive instant emergency alerts anywhere.



Flight Diverted Because Of “Potential Security Threat”

ALBUQUERQUE, N. M. (AP) — An airport spokesman says a Delta Air Lines flight from Detroit to San Diego that was diverted to Albuquerque, N. M. on Sunday has been cleared to take off again […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/08/2011


Hot Air Balloon Lands In Valley Neighborhood

LAS VEGAS – A hot air balloon operator was forced to make an emergency landing near the Lakes community Thursday morning, Las Vegas Metro police said. Rissa Stevens was out walking her dog when she […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/05/2011

"Logging On With Kristen Flowers"

Would you be checking your tweets during an emergency?