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Report finds that Arizona inmate Wade Cole Dickinson was able to escape by climbing on top of a basketball hoop and getting over a fence. (Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Woman, Man Face Federal Prison Time In Vegas-Area Robberies

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Federal prosecutors say a 46-year-old woman and a co-defendant could face decades in federal prison for their roles in 13 bank and store robberies in southern Nevada two years ago. U.S. Attorney […]

CBS Las Vegas–01/22/2015

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Former US Attorney For Nevada Gets Prison Time

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Las Vegas lawyer who was the U.S. attorney in Nevada from 1975 to 1977 has been sentenced to 18 months in federal prison for failing to file taxes on about $1 million […]

CBS Las Vegas–01/15/2015

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Penny Stock “Broker” Sentenced

A former Las Vegas man who made over 3 million dollars from selling unregistered stock in a diamond mine has been given a 4 year prison term.


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Doctor Pleads Guilty In Oxy Case

A Las Vegas physician has pleaded guilty in an ongoing federal investigation into oxycodone abuse.



15 Year Sentence In Taser Attack, Carjacking

A man who assaulted a woman with a taser and carjacked her vehicle gets a 15 year federal prison term.



HOA Scandal Trio Plead Guilty

Three defendants have pleaded guilty to conspiracy and wire fraud charges in the investigation of the homeowners association scandal in Las Vegas


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Warehouse Arsonist Gets Five Years

A former employee at a beauty supply business will go to prison for five years in a million dollar arson fire in 2013.


Two Sentenced For Prostituting Teens

Two men from the Bay Area of California have been given prison terms for using teenaged girls as prostitutes in the Las Vegas area.


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Indictment In Laser Pointing Incidents

A Henderson man is accused of six laser strikes on Metro helicopters over the past few weeks.


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Woman Sentenced In Government Benefits Ripoff

Prosecutors say the woman defrauded various government agencies over an 8-year period