A Metro patrolman is on paid admnistrative leave following an officer-involved shooting overnight. The officer, stopping to get a drink at the 7-11 store at Jones and Lake Mead, was alerted to a robbery in progress by fleeing customers.
Las Vegas police say nearly every officer in the department has been trained in recent weeks in new-use-of-force policies designed to cut down on the number of fatal encounters with the public.
The Clark County District Attorney’s Office has determined that the police officers involved in deaths of Abdul Hamlan, David Paul Gonzalez and Michael Chevalier in April 2011, acted reasonably and lawfully.
Authorities have identified a 49-year-old woman who was fatally shot in Las Vegas after she pointed a gun at officers who were investigating a report of a stolen car.
Five Metro Police officers remain on paid administrative leave after a deadly weekend shooting in the northwest valley.
An investigation continues into Metro’s latest officer-involved shooting.
(Las Vegas) -Metro police have released the name of the knife-wilding suspect shot by officers Tuesday afternoon near downtown Las Vegas (21st and Fremont). He’s 37-year-old Larry barber, who was shot after confronting officers who […]
A Henderson man is recovering from an officer-involved shooting.
Metro Police say a patrol officer fired seven shots with a military-style AR-15 assault rifle into a car during a fatal standoff with an unarmed Gulf War veteran.
Kevin looks at the recent events of the death of a 43-year-old Gulf War veteran Stanley Lavon Gibson.