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Vegas Police Officer Facing Hearing In Robbery, Assault Case

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A veteran Las Vegas police detective faces a preliminary hearing Tuesday on charges that he attacked and injured a prostitute to get his money back after paying her last month. Michael John Kitchen […]

CBS Las Vegas–02/10/2015

Former Nevada Assemblyman Steven Brooks (LVMPD photo)

Ex-Nevada Lawmaker Gets 3 Years’ Probation

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A former Nevada lawmaker whose arrests and expulsion from the Legislature drew intense interest two years ago has been sentenced to three years’ probation on a felony gun charge. A judge in […]

CBS Las Vegas–02/03/2015

File photo of a jail cell. (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Inmate Serving Time For Making Child Pornography Dies

Authorities say a 78-year-old inmate jailed for producing child pornography and statutory sexual seduction died at a Carson City prison hospital.

01/27/2015

Cliven Lance Bundy (booking photo: LVMPD)

Nevada Rancher’s Son Arrested

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say the son of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy has been arrested on federal land on parole violations and a drug court arrest warrant. Records showed 35-year-old Cliven Lance Bundy was held Wednesday […]

CBS Las Vegas–01/14/2015

Jonathan Koppenhaver  (LVMPD photo)

War Machine Allegedly Attempts Suicide

(Las Vegas)–An MMA fighter appears to be giving up. Las Vegas police have confirmed Jon Koppenhaver (War Machine) tried to commit suicide in jail. On Oct. 14 at approximately 9:30 p.m., a corrections officer was […]

CBS Las Vegas–10/16/2014

File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via Getty Images)

Mexican Man Held In Yuma Jail On Drug Charge Dies

A Mexican man being held in a Yuma jail on a drug charge is dead.

09/22/2014

File photo of a prison cell. (photo: GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Inmate Accused Guards Of Allowing Other Inmates To Beat On Him

A former Elko County jail inmate is seeking more than $50,000 in damages in a federal lawsuit accusing jail guards of idly standing by while three other inmates nearly beat him to death.

09/16/2014

courtesy city of Henderson

Strip Arrests Head To Henderson Detention Center

HENDERSON, Nev. (AP) — Officials have approved using the Henderson municipal jail to house some misdemeanor offenders arrested during weekends on the Las Vegas Strip. The Henderson City Council on Tuesday approved a summer-season contract […]

07/16/2014

File photo of a jail cell. (credit: TIMOTHY A. CLARY/AFP/Getty Images)

Man Sentenced For Stalking High School Athlete After Track Meet

A Reno man has received the maximum sentence for stalking a female athlete at a high school track meet in Minden.

06/13/2014

File photo of a prison cell. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS/AFP/Getty Images)

Inmate Facing 15 Years For Escaping Hospital, Assaulting Officer

Washoe County jail inmate who escaped from a Reno hospital room and assaulted an officer before he was shot in the leg has been convicted of several felony charges.

06/03/2014

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