Nevada Highway Patrol Cracking Down On SpeedingThe Nevada Highway Patrol (NHP) will be joining forces with local agencies in an effort to decrease car speeds on valley freeways.
Henderson Police Make Nearly 400 Stops Targeting Impaired DriversPolice initiated 378 stops during the two-week operation, including three arrest for DUI. Officers issued 249 citations to drivers for speeding violations, 22 tickets for red light runners and another 23 tickets for insurance and registration violations.
NHP Trooper in Violent Crash Caught on Dashcam VideoA Nevada Highway Patrol trooper suffered minor injuries Monday after another driver ran a red light and slammed into the trooper's patrol car, a crash captured on dashboard cameras, authorities said.
Head On Crash Caused By Impaired DriverA silver 2010 Ford Mustang was south bound in the north bound lanes of I-15 and slammed head on with a white 2010 Ford F-150.
NHP Investigates 10th Motorcycle Fatality For 201759 year old Pahrump resident, William Hoach, died from his injuries sustained in the crash and was pronounced deceased on scene.
NHP Teams Up With CHP For Labor Day WeekendThe two agencies will focus their efforts on speed infractions, the move over law and distracted driving violations.
Man In 'Extremely Critical' Condition After Hit-And-RunThere were no calls to 911 about the man and it is not clear how long the victim had been in the roadway. A shopping cart and the victim's personal belongings were also found nearby.
Back To School Means Getting "Back In The Habit" For DriversIn an effort to enhance community engagement and safety the Nevada Highway Patrol will be patrolling school zones for the back to school week looking for violations that jeopardize the safety of the students.
Highway Patrol Gearing Up For Back To SchoolTroopers will be looking for violations that jeopardize the safety of the students. Drivers who commute near schools should watch for children and be aware of the laws when driving through active school zones.
NHP Troopers Jump Median To Avoid Being Hit By CarDuring rain and wet road conditions, the driver of the Dodge applied heavy braking and the front of the Dodge slammed into the rear of Trooper Auer's unoccupied patrol car. The impact pushed Trooper Auer's car north bound toward Trooper Gagne's car which he was sitting in at the time.
NHP: Move Over, It's The LawNHP said drivers in Nevada have certain duties when approaching a stopped emergency car making use of flashing lights.
NHP Urges Pedestrians And Drivers To Obey Road RulesNevada consistently ranks among the 10 worst states for pedestrian fatalities, with nearly 90 percent of pedestrian and drivers involved in fatal crashes are local residents, not tourist.