Porfirio Duarte-Herrera (Nevada Department of Corrections)
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Luxor bomber escapes from prison, Nevada authorities say

A man convicted of murder in the 2007 Luxor bombing escaped Tuesday from the Southern Desert Correctional Center, authorities said. Porfirio Duarte-Herrera, 42, was serving…

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Guard towers at High Desert State Prison near Indian Springs. (Las Vegas Review-Journal/File)
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Prison staff letter: NDOC official was ‘erratic, hostile, and abusive’ after 2 inmate deaths

Nevada Department of Corrections Director Charles Daniels has been accused by state prison staff of “erratic, hostile, and abusive” behavior in the wake of two…

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Images from video surveillance at the Foley Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse on Nov. 7, 202 ...
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Las Vegas man gets 51-month prison sentence in connection with Foley Building fire

A man originally charged with setting fire to the Foley Federal Building, to protest actions by the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms, has been…

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Man sentenced to prison for role in mail fraud conspiracy

A Las Vegas man is going to prison for 41 months after pleading guilty in a fraud conspiracy that involved a former mail carrier. Though…

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Ex-NYPD officer gets 10 years in prison for Jan. 6 attack

WASHINGTON — A retired New York Police Department officer was sentenced on Thursday to 10 years in prison for attacking the U.S. Capitol and using…

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Andrew Rodriguez, a suspect in a fatal DUI crash, appears in court at the Regional Justice Cent ...
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Man sentenced to prison for DUI crash that killed moped driver

A 34-year-old Texas man was sentenced Wednesday to at least six years in prison for causing a DUI crash that killed a moped driver. Police…

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Reynaldo Crespin, a former pastor and elementary school teacher who pleaded guilty to an attemp ...
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Ex-schoolteacher sentenced to prison in lewdness case

A former pastor and Las Vegas elementary school teacher was sentenced to prison on Monday in a case involving allegations that he sexually abused a…

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Michael DiVicino, former inmate and author, poses for a portrait on July 27, 2022, in Las Vegas ...
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Former LA mob enforcer turned mentor in prison

Michael DiVincino’s earliest memory is of waking up to the FBI bursting into his family’s Las Vegas home in the 1960s to take his father…

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Patricia Wicks (LVMPD)
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Office manager sentenced to prison for embezzling $348K

A woman who pleaded guilty to an embezzlement that cost her former employer more than $348,000 has been sentenced to up to 45 months prison….

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Brittney Griner sentenced to 9 years in prison by Russian judge
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Brittney Griner sentenced to 9 years in prison by Russian judge

KHIMKI, Russia — U.S. basketball star Brittney Griner was convicted Thursday in Russia of drug possession and sentenced to nine years in prison following a…

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