The state Senate has narrowly approved a bill requiring background checks for private gun buyers.
Sparks police have arrested a man who fired several shots in the backyard of his home and pointed a gun at responding officers.
A late amendment to a bill mandating universal background checks for gun purchases in Nevada has given the effort renewed life in the state Legislature.
Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, who supports expanded background checks for gun buyers, ended up voting against the bill.
A bill that would keep mentally ill people from buying guns in Nevada is facing opposition.
A troubled Nevada assemblyman who has been barred from the Legislature after allegedly threatening some colleagues won’t be able to buy a gun for at least a year, and authorities said Monday they remain on heightened alert and continue to monitor him closely.
Assemblyman Steven Brooks won’t be able to buy a gun from a licensed dealer for at least one year.
A Nevada Assemblywoman is trying to make it legal for concealed carry permit holders to carry their firearms on the state’s college campuses.
Santa Fe police want to arrest a 15-year-old high school student who can’t be located since she was suspended for allegedly taking a BB gun to school and displaying it in a threatening manner to two other students.
Police say a man and a woman who were found dead in a Las Vegas apartment over the weekend had reported a threatening encounter with her ex-boyfriend about two hours earlier.