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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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Police Arrest Five Who Tried to Solicit Prostitutes Online

Reno police say they nabbed five men who tried to solicit prostitutes over the Internet.

01/22/2014

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Man Arrested After Selling Stolen Items On Craigslist

A Reno man has been arrested after a victim saw his stolen items for sale on Craigslist and called police.

12/12/2013

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Man Found Shot, Slumped Dead Over Wheel In Van

Police say they’re investigating after a person was found slumped dead over the wheel of a green minivan in a Las Vegas parking lot.

12/11/2013

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Ex-Hollywood Stuntman Fatally Shot By Vegas Police

Las Vegas police say a suicidal man was fatally shot by officers after he pointed a gun at them.

12/08/2013

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Police: UT Teen Makes Up Story About Home Invasion

Police say a teenager who claimed he was shot during a Kearns home-invasion robbery staged by two black men has admitted making up the story.

12/01/2013

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