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Police Set Policy For Showing Body Camera Recordings

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police are setting rules and fees for releasing officer body camera video to the media and public.

A policy announced Thursday allows for viewing recorded video in a closed room with police supervision. 110 more words


Part Of Strip Shut Down After Police Crash

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities have reopened a part of the Las Vegas Strip after a police officer was hurt in a crash involving a patrol vehicle and a private vehicle. 106 more words


Man Shot Wielding Wrench, Screwdriver

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police showed a body camera recording of the fatal shooting of a 24-year-old man who investigators say wielded a crescent wrench and screwdriver as he lunged from a closet toward officers investigating a neighborhood vandalism complaint. 109 more words


3 notable changes since Sheriff Joseph Lombardo took office

Sheriff Joe Lombardo speaks during an interview with Review-Journal at his office at Las Vegas police headquarters on Monday, July 20, 2015. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal) Follow on Twitter @bizutesfaye… 761 more words

Man Hurt By Possible Explosive

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police say a man was injured by a possible explosive device near the Nellis Air Force Base.

Officer Laura Meltzer said a homeless man was reported injured about 1:30 p.m. 46 more words


911 Callers Get Busy Signal

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police are investigating after a technical problem left people calling 911 with a busy signal.

The system had experienced technical difficulties Monday morning. 96 more words


Metro Awaiting Coroner's Ruling Before Investigating Death

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police will wait for a report from the coroner’s office before it takes possible action on a confrontation that led to the death of a man. 108 more words