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Former Sheriff Joins Call For Vegas Police Probe

The former sheriff and mentor to the current top cop in Las Vegas says he supports a federal probe following the police slaying of a troubled and unarmed Gulf War veteran in his car.

FM News 100.5 KXNT–12/17/2011

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Sheriff Would Welcome Federal Investigation

The top law enforcement official in Las Vegas is endorsing a Justice Department probe of police practices days after officers fatally shot a troubled and unarmed Gulf War veteran.

12/15/2011

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NAACP, ACLU Want Probes Of Vegas Police Slaying

The NAACP in Las Vegas wants a federal probe and the American Civil Liberties Union of Nevada is calling for an independent investigation of a police shooting that killed an unarmed 43-year-old Gulf War veteran behind the wheel of his car in a Las Vegas condominium complex.

12/14/2011

KXNT Morning News: Recap Of Inquest Panel

Dozens of people showed up Monday night for the first meeting of a panel appointed to look into Clark County’s coroner’s inquest process.

10/19/2010

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