Anti-Semitic incident reports also on the rise locally posted by on February 22, 2017

Jolie Brislin, Nevada regional director of the Anti-Defamation League, said Metro Police and the Clark County School District Police Department have been prompt in their responses to reported incidents, and the three organizations recently participated in a forum to educate the public on bullying and what actions can be taken.

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Daughter arrested in cold-case murder of mother posted by on February 22, 2017

Police utilized phone and Facebook records, along with a forensic examination of computers obtained during the execution of a search warrant to obtain evidence that provided a break in the cold case.

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Bench players help earn state berth as Clark tops Foothill posted by on February 22, 2017

It was a different-looking Clark team than the previous three playoff games, utilizing its bench far more. Chargers bench players scored 20 points Tuesday night after scoring only 13 total points in the playoffs to that point, leading to a 68-48 win that sets up a showdown with Coronado in Thursday’s state semifinals …

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Major freeway ramp in Las Vegas set to reopen Wednesday morning posted by on February 22, 2017

The ramp was moved farther north to clear room for an 81-foot-tall, 2,606-foot-long high occupancy vehicle (HOV) flyover. That improvement is part of Project Neon, an almost $1 billion effort that includes 3.7-mile-long widening of I-15 from the U.S. 95 interchange to Sahara Avenue.

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Swastika painted on front door of Cheyenne High School posted by on February 22, 2017

The graffiti was discovered before students returned to classes after the three-day weekend, CCSD Police Capt. Ken Young said. A suspect and motive have not been identified and investigators are combing through surveillance images.

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Arrest made in murder of man found in desert lot posted by on February 21, 2017

Craig Lattin, 40, was taken into custody by a SWAT unit on Friday, police said. He was booked on one count each of murder with a deadly weapon and armed robbery.

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As valley crime rises, Lombardo reinstates Metro gang unit posted by on February 21, 2017

The agency decentralized several of its units, including the gang unit, in 2015. The reconstituted unit will be created within the next two weeks.

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Meth, heroin smuggler busted at Nevada prison in Ely posted by on February 21, 2017

The Nevada Department of Corrections said Tuesday that Yazmin Santoya-Mora, 38, was booked on several charges February 16 and bail has been set at $200,000.

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MLB commissioner says Las Vegas could be viable for a team posted by on February 21, 2017

CBS Sports reports that Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said Las Vegas “could be a viable market for us” and that …

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Trump's immigration policy criticized by leaders in Las Vegas posted by on February 21, 2017

U.S. Rep. Dina Titus, D-Nev., condemned President Donald Trump and his immigration policy this afternoon, characterizing it as “morally reprehensible and …

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