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5-Year-Old Dies After Running Across The Street

Sparks police say a 5-year-old boy was hit and killed by an SUV after he and another child ran across the street.

04/08/2014

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Supporters Hold Rally For Albuquerque Police

Supporters are rallying to the defense of Albuquerque police, who have been criticized for a recent series of fatal shootings.

04/06/2014

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Reno Police Seek Leads In Commercial Burglaries

Reno police are asking for the public’s help in solving a rash of commercial burglaries in recent weeks.

04/01/2014

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Child Calls 911 On Mom After He Isn’t Allowed To Have Any More Oreo Cookies

A disgruntled child called 911 after he did not get his way.

03/22/2014

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Former Teacher Pleads Guilty To Romancing Teenage Student

A 25-year-old former teacher who pleaded guilty to romancing a teenage student is seeking probation and a chance to have her felony sentence reduced to a misdemeanor if she completes terms of her sentence.

03/18/2014

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Man Accused Of Strangling Woman, Endangering Child

A Sparks man accused of strangling a woman and endangering a child has turned himself in to police.

03/11/2014

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Two Arrested After Alert Reno Citizen Calls Police

Reno police are crediting an alert citizen for contacting authorities and thwarting a burglary.

02/18/2014

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Groups Say Cops Failed Boy Who Died After Trying To Get Help Following Reported Abuse

African-American community and civil-rights groups are calling for action in the wake of reports that authorities didn’t adequately respond to previous signs of trouble involving the family of a 9-year-old boy who died in December.

02/10/2014

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Utah Lawmakers Pushing For More Privacy Protections To Limit Police Use Of Drones

Utah is joining other states that have waded into the debate over unmanned aerial systems by courting the fast-growing industry while at the same time pushing for more privacy protections to limit local police use of drones.

02/07/2014

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North Vegas Police Air Video Of Man Attacking Elderly Woman

North Las Vegas police have posted a video of a man they say injured a 79-year-old woman while trying to snatch her purse outside a casino last week.

01/24/2014

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