Nevada Coroner Determines Cause Of Convicted Pimp's DeathClark County coroner's office says Robert Sharpe III died after being found unresponsive inside High Desert State Prison, because of pulmonary thromboembolism, a heart condition, and deep vein blood clots.
Man Serving Kidnap, Sex Traffic Terms Dies In Nevada Prison31-year-old Robert Sharpe III died Saturday at a Las Vegas hospital, two days after he was found unresponsive in his cell at High Desert State Prison.
Trial Reset for Ex-Nevada Prison Guard in Shotgun SlayingTrial has been reset for February in Las Vegas for a former Nevada prison guard trainee who pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the shotgun death of an inmate behind bars almost two years ago.
Ex-High Desert Prison Guard to Be Sentenced for Smuggling DrugsSentencing was postponed Tuesday for a 25-year-old former Nevada correctional officer who pleaded guilty smuggling methamphetamine to inmates at a prison outside Las Vegas.
Nevada Inmate in 1991 Las Vegas Murder DiesAuthorities say a 56-year-old Nevada prison inmate serving a life-without-parole sentence for killing a man in Las Vegas and driving the man's truck to Elko has died in custody.
2 Nevada Inmates in Their 70s Dead in Separate PrisonsPrison officials in Nevada say two inmates, both in their 70s, have died at separate facilities.
Trial Date Set for Ex-Nevada Prison Guard in Shotgun SlayingTrial has been scheduled next May in Las Vegas for a former Nevada prison guard trainee who pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the shotgun death of an inmate behind bars almost two years ago.
Hearing Held in Ex-Nevada Prison Guard Shotgun Shooting CaseA judge in Las Vegas is due to decide whether a former Nevada state prison guard trainee should be tried on criminal involuntary manslaughter and reckless disregard in the killing an inmate with shotgun blasts almost two years ago.
Nevada Begins Changing Policies for HIV-Positive InmatesNevada Department of Corrections officials say they've started taking action to improve their treatment of inmates infected with the virus that causes AIDS.
Ex-Prison Guard Arraigned in Nevada Inmate Shooting DeathA former Nevada state prison guard trainee made his first court appearance on an involuntary manslaughter charge in the shotgun killing of a handcuffed inmate in a prison hallway in 2014.
Nevada Charges Prison Guard In Inmate's Shooting DeathRaynaldo-John Ramos accused of firing the shotgun blasts that killed Carlos Perez Jr. during a prison brawl.
High Desert Inmate Stabbed to Death By Other PrisonersPrison officials say an inmate serving life at High Desert State Prison northwest of Las Vegas has died after being stabbed by fellow prisoners.