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Las Vegas Police


Cop Dies in Copter Rescue

A Metro Police officer has been killed in the line of duty during a rescue attempt on Mt. Charleston.


(photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Metro Police Upgrade Communication System

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is dropping its controversial mobile radio system.


File photo of police car.(photo: JOHANNES EISELE/AFP/Getty Images)

Review Set For Officer-Involved Shooting

A public review of a deadly police shooting is scheduled for later this week.


(photo by: Tate South/CBS Las Vegas/KXNT

WWII Vet Suing Metro Police For Excessive Force

A 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.


(photo: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Approved Police Budget Smaller Than Requested

Clark County commissioners have approved more money for Metro Police, but less than what Sheriff Doug Gillespie wanted.


(photo credit: Tate South/KXNT/CBS Las Vegas)

More Money For Metro?

City and county officials will decide next week whether to allocate more money for police officers.


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Nevada Regulators Warn Casinos About Pool Parties

Nevada gambling regulators and police are warning casinos to curb illegal activity at clubs and pool parties as summer kicks into full gear.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–03/23/2013

(photo credit: Tate South/KXNT/CBS Las Vegas)

Conservative Group Calls Police Salaries “Inflated”

A conservative think tank is publicly posting the salaries of Las Vegas police employees, and blaming the police officers’ union for departmental budget problems.


(photo by: Tate South/CBS Las Vegas/KXNT

Police Release Wrong Photo In Strip Shooting

A reality TV star’s photo has mistakenly been issued by Metro Police as a person of interest in last week’s deadly shooting on the Strip.


Fired Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) officer Christopher Dorner is seen in an undated photo displayed at a press conference by Los Angeles police.   (Photo: ROBYN BECK/AFP/Getty Images

Local Police Respond To Dorner Search

Las Vegas and Henderson police have taken steps to protect their officers as they help search for accused killer and former cop Christopher Dorner.