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Vegas Police Halt Jail Visits, Cite ‘Safety’ Issue

Las Vegas police say family visitation and in-house inmate programs have been suspended at the downtown Clark County Detention Center due to what a statement calls “contraband and other safety concerns.”

08/22/2011

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Family Sues Police After Vegas Cellmate Killing

The family of an inmate who was killed in a Las Vegas jail is suing after his teenage cellmate allegedly stabbed him with a pencil and said the devil made him do it.

08/12/2011

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Police: Teen Kills Cellmate With Pencil

Police say a Las Vegas teenager accused of killing his nephew stabbed his cellmate to death with a pencil at the Clark County Detention Center.

07/29/2011

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