On any given day about 140 people are taken to hospital emergency rooms in Nevada for a mental evaluation. Only about half of them have problems, psychiatric or physical, requiring inpatient care.
Local mental health clinic will close its doors
Authorities are still trying to piece together the motive for Alan Oliver Frazier’s shooting rampage at a urologist’s office.
(Las Vegas, KXNT)- A 22-year old Las Vegas man has been arrested for killing his family’s dog, but details of a police report have called into question the suspect’s competency. A Metro police report says […]
Amanda Bynes’ parents are deeply concerned that their daughter may hurt herself or others unless they are allowed to assume control over her medical care and finances, court filings show.
The mental health portions of a bill mandating background checks on all gun sales in Nevada are now part of another bill.
Reports of improper discharges at the Rawson-Neal psychiatric hospital is affecting other local medical facilities.
The Sacramento Bee documented the release 1,500 patients from Nevada’s Rawson-Neal Psychiatric Hospital, about a third of whom were sent by bus to Los Angeles and San Diego Counties, or to Sacramento.
A Nevada senator says a lot of people diagnosed with mental health problems aren’t being included in a national database used to check the backgrounds of gun buyers.
Being a police officer is more than just issuing speeding tickets and arrest warrants.