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Drunk Driver Hits And Kills Woman

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police are investigating a fatal crash as a homicide, saying a driver intentionally sped up to hit a woman before plowing into a home. 102 more words


Stolen Guns On The Rise In Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police say the number of gun thefts is steadily increasing with close to 1,700 guns reported stolen in the city this year. 100 more words


Vegas Police: Body Found In Duffel Bag

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police in Las Vegas say they are investigating the discovery of human remains in a duffel bag in an underground utility vault. 131 more words


Nevada Receiving $5.6M To Clear Backlog Of Rape Kits

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada agencies are getting about $5.6 million to start processing a backlog of more than 7,500 untested rape kits.

Attorney General Adam Laxalt announced Thursday that Nevada would get up to $2 million from the White House and the New York City prosecutor’s office. 100 more words


Vegas Police Officer Wounded, 2 In Custody After Shootout

UPDATE: LAS VEGAS–(AP) — Las Vegas police say 20-year-old Clemon Hudson and 24-year-old Steven Turner face attempted murder and burglary charges after an early morning shootout wounded a veteran police officer. 114 more words


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