Search and Rescue
(Las Vegas)–Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s Search and Rescue team is attempting to locate a stranded hiker at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. “The call came in around 11:00 a.m. and it was a […]
The investigation continues into the death of Metro Officer David Vanbuskirk in a rescue attempt.
As Lawrence Bishop lay battered, bruised and weakened from two days without food or water, clinging to a narrow ledge of slick granite high in the Sierra Nevada, Deputy David Rippe made a split-second decision that likely saved him.
The Nevada National Guard has begun using two new helicopters that officials say will cut search and rescue response times to southern Nevada.