Man Found Shot Near DowntownOfficers were dispatched to the 2700 block of East St. Louis Avenue to investigate reports of a shooting. When police officers arrived, they found an unresponsive man suffering from apparent gunshot wounds on the sidewalk.
Man Arrested After Allegedly Accidentally Shooting GirlfriendAuthorities say a Las Vegas man has been arrested after allegedly accidentally shooting his girlfriend when she tried to keep him from hurting a group of people.
LVMPD: Unapproved Neck Hold Used in Deadly ChaseA Las Vegas police officer used a stun gun seven times and an unapproved neck hold on an unarmed man in a deadly foot chase at a casino over the weekend, authorities said Wednesday.
One Dead, One Arrested in Vegas Home Fight, ShootingOne man was killed and another arrested on murder charges after a fight ended in a deadly shooting at a Las Vegas home Tuesday evening, authorities said.
Las Vegas Police Used Neck Hold 51 Times in 2016Las Vegas police say that over the past decade, the number of times officers reported using carotid neck holds during arrests was cut nearly in half.
Heidi Harris: Neck Restraint ControversyOn early Sunday morning, an erratic suspect, now identified as Tashii Brown of Las Vegas, died while in the custody of the LVMPD after they applied a "neck restraint" technique to subdue him. The ACLU is now calling for the end of what they call an end of the "choke hold" procedure by the LVMPD.
Cops: Man Kills Knife-Wielding Neighbor in Apparent Self-Defense ShootingPolice are investigating the shooting death of a man who was alleged entered a neighbor's home with a knife early Tuesday, authorities said.
Wolfson: City to Air Probe of Man's Police Restraint DeathThe death of an unarmed man after police squeezed his neck during a struggle to subdue him outside a Las Vegas Strip casino raised questions Monday about the risks of the technique designed to restrict the flow of blood to the brain.
Police Shoot Armed Man During Vegas Domestic StandoffA man who officers said was drunk and threatening his family with a gun remains in critical condition after he was shot by a Las Vegas police officer early Monday, according to authorities.
Cops Seek Woman Seen in Video in West Vegas MurderPolice were asking for the public's help to find a mystery woman who is a suspect in the murder of a man found dead inside his west Las Vegas valley condo earlier this week, authorities said.
Police: Man Shot Dead Threw Ax at Officer Who FiredPolice in Las Vegas say a 62-year-old man who was shot and killed by a patrol officer during the weekend attacked a security guard with a shovel and threw an ax-type tool toward the officer, but missed.
Vegas Infant Killed by Family DogInvestigators say the death of a six-month-old baby following at attack by the family dog in a Las Vegas home Monday appeared to be a tragic accident, authorities said.