Vegas Police Paying $200K for Excessive Force ChargesLas Vegas police will pay $200,000 to settle a federal civil rights lawsuit filed by a Los Angeles woman who claimed permanent injury after a patrol officer allegedly slammed her to the ground during her arrest on littering and loitering charges.
Metro Responds To Excessive Force Allegations A 21-year-old Los Angeles fashion designer said Thursday she's suing Las Vegas police and a uniformed officer she says smashed her face into a marble and glass table during her arrest in the lobby of a Strip casino resort.
Live And Local With Kevin Wall 07/26/13: Officer Involved In Shooting, Our Man About Town, Wall-To-Wall Free For AllMetro police say the intruder who barricaded himself in a Las Vegas home after being found in only his underwear has died from his wounds sustained by an officer-involved shooting.
WWII Vet Suing Metro Police For Excessive ForceA Nevada veteran of World War II is suing Metro Police in Las Vegas after he says they handcuffed him and slammed him to the ground in an apparent mix-up over a call to the city's non-emergency 311 line.
$2.1M For Metro Excessive Force LawsuitA federal jury has awarded about $2.1 million to a man who alleged three Las Vegas police officers choked and held him down with a knee to his neck while searching for his brother.