LAS VEGAS (AP) — A veteran Las Vegas police officer who for 16 years headed a program supporting families of officers hurt or killed in the line of duty has become the first officer to die from complications of COVID-19.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police have finalized paying a record $2.2 million to the family of a man who died after being chased, punched, hit with stun gun jolts and put in a neck restraint by a police officer outside a Las Vegas casino in 2017.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Police in Las Vegas are investigating the discovery of a man's body in a drainage canal. Las Vegas Metropolitan Police say they received a report of a deceased man in a drainage tunnel under an intersection about 9 a.m. Saturday.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Las Vegas Police Department announced Wednesday that it changed its use of force policy effective immediately to limit the use of a neck restraint technique unless in life-threatening situations.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Las Vegas police say they will communicate more with legal observers of protests and communicate more with protesters about dispersal orders after the department received complaints for arrests it made in recent weeks.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Las Vegas police chief said Tuesday that legal observers who were arrested at a weekend protest on the Las Vegas Strip were not neutral witnesses but were "antagonizing" and obstructing officers.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Federal agents in Las Vegas say video one of the suspects posted on social media of a burning police car helped investigators track down three local men now accused of setting the patrol vehicle on fire during a weekend protest over George Floyd's death.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A union president says a Las Vegas police officer gravely wounded when shot during a Monday night protest against George Floyd's death in Minneapolis successfully underwent surgery to remove a bullet from his neck.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Authorities say a police officer is on life support after being shot during a protest on the Las Vegas Strip, and a man who was armed with a rifle was fatally shot by officers protecting a federal courthouse.