A Sparks man has been arrested for allegedly writing fraudulent checks to local charities from bank accounts that were closed.
Reno police say they made 30 arrests for solicitation for prostitution during a sweep on the edge of downtown during the first weekend of the Reno Rodeo.
A suspect in the deaths of two people near Reno died after exchanging gunfire with law officers following a high-speed chase.
An 18-year-old Reno man has been sentenced to life in prison for a gang-motivated killing and robbery southeast of downtown.
Washoe County jail inmate who escaped from a Reno hospital room and assaulted an officer before he was shot in the leg has been convicted of several felony charges.
A federal judge in Reno has ordered a five-year prison sentence for a former NV Energy computer technician convicted of soliciting a minor for sex in exchange for a laptop computer.
A state panel has effectively killed a bid to name a Lake Tahoe cove for Mark Twain, citing opposition from a tribe who claims he held racist views on Native Americans.
A Carson City man convicted in a lengthy child pornography investigation has been sentenced to 19 years in prison after federal agents say he used a hidden camera to videotape two young girls showering at his home.
Northern Nevada sheriff’s deputies are investigating the suspected murder of a highly-decorated Vietnam veteran whose remains were found in a septic tank near the Comstock mining town of Virginia City nearly 34 years after he disappeared.
Washoe County is offering free strobe alarms and vibrating alert smoke detectors for the deaf and hard of hearing.