Jacqueline Gravatt, left, and Michael Harris (North Las Vegas Police Department)
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Jacqueline Gravatt was the first Black woman to serve as a patrol officer in the North Las Vegas Police Department.

The city of North Las Vegas has named Jacqueline Gravatt as the city’s new chief of police. The city also promoted Capt. Michael Harris on…

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Las Vegas officer was fired after police shooting review, union says

Union representatives are pushing for the reinstatement of a Metropolitan Police Department officer who was fired last year after shooting a man in the head….

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Edgar Samaniego, charged in the shooting of a Las Vegas police officer, appears in court during ...
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Man who shot Las Vegas police officer sentenced to prison

A Las Vegas judge on Friday sentenced the man who shot and critically wounded Metropolitan Police Department officer Shay Mikalonis to at least 20 years…

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Kyle Moos (Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department)
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Man charged with punching police dog, stabbing officer

A house arrest escapee has been charged with the stabbing of a security officer on Las Vegas Boulevard South, then repeatedly punching a police K-9…

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Shalon Powell (Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department)
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Man accused of impersonating officer at Las Vegas police headquarters

A Henderson man who walked into Las Vegas police headquarters wearing a badge and a “marshal” shirt has been arrested for the second time in…

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Jesus Nevarez (LVMPD)
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Rifle-wielding man had encounter with officer before fatal shooting

Less than an hour after a Las Vegas police officer encountered an erratic man Saturday night, he went on to kill a man in an…

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Nelson Silva (LVMPD)
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Former police officer arrested for attempted traffic stop

A former Las Vegas officer has been arrested after authorities say he attempted to pull a woman over on a moped in Las Vegas, even…

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Poet and retired Las Vegas Metro Police captain Harry Fagel is coming out with a book of poetry ...
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Poetry from former police officer raises hope in Southern Nevada

“You can write anything you want about me, man,” says poet Harry Fagel, sitting at a table in Grouchy John’s coffee shop — very possibly…

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Christina Martinez is recognized with the Crystal Sims award recognizing her as a wonder woman ...
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Las Vegas police officer awarded for donating kidney to co-worker

A Las Vegas police officer who donated a kidney to another officer was the first recipient of the Crystal Sims Award at a luncheon hosted…

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Edmonds, Washington, police officer Tyler Steffins was fatally stabbed on the Las Vegas Strip S ...
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Las Vegas Strip stabbing victim was off-duty police officer

A man accused of carrying out the fatal stabbing of an off-duty police officer on the Las Vegas Strip Saturday night was arrested twice in…

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