RENO, Nev. (AP) — A federal judge in Nevada has denied a request by lawyers for death row inmate Scott Dozier seeking his removal from an isolated cell where they say the suicide watch he's under is violating his constitutional rights.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A 42-year-old Nevada man freed from prison after 23 years behind bars for a crime he didn't commit says he's a little overwhelmed by the changes he sees in the city where he was arrested when he was 19.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Trial has been reset for February in Las Vegas for a former Nevada prison guard trainee who pleaded not guilty to involuntary manslaughter in the shotgun death of an inmate behind bars almost two years ago.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Documents made public in a federal wrongful death lawsuit blame Nevada prison guards for the shotgun killing of one inmate and the wounding of another during a brawl in a High Desert State Prison hallway in November 2014.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Nevada Corrections Department officials say a transitional housing facility in Las Vegas is helping parolees who can't yet afford life on the outside while also saving taxpayers money.
LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Nevada prison where a handcuffed inmate was killed by a guard with a shotgun has an unusually high number of incidents of corrections officers firing guns, despite the vast majority of lockups nationwide not allowing anyone to even carry guns.