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Metro Officers Cleared in Three Fatal Shootings

The Clark County district attorney is clearing Las Vegas police in three officer-involved shootings more than a year ago.


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Metro Officer Shoots Overnight Robbery Suspect

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.


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Metro Institutes New Use-Of-Force Policies

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.


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DA Rules On 3 More Officer Involved Shootings

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.


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Coroner ID’s Woman Killed By Police

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.


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Woman Shot And Killed By Metro Police

Five Metro Police officers remain on paid administrative leave after a deadly weekend shooting in the northwest valley.


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Shooting Investigation Continues

An investigation continues into Metro’s latest officer-involved shooting.

CBS Las Vegas–02/02/2012

Police Shooting Vicitm Identified

(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 […]

FM News 100.5 KXNT–02/01/2012

Man Shot By Police In Henderson

A Henderson man is recovering from an officer-involved shooting.

CBS Las Vegas–12/27/2011

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New Details Released On Fatal Police 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.