law enforcement

August 14, 2019 - 6:09 am
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Law Enforcement Explorer program is accepting applications for its fall recruitment class
Read More
Photo Courtesy: Dreamstock
June 28, 2019 - 6:47 am
Starting Friday and running through Sunday, July 14, 2019, Boulder City Police Department will be on the lookout for speeding drivers on the roads.
Read More
Photo Courtesy: USA Today
June 06, 2019 - 2:18 pm
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) - The Nevada Highway Patrol and other Nevada law enforcement agencies participating in the Joining Forces program are urging pedestrians and drivers alike to be aware of each other at all times and share the road responsibly. From June 3rd through 18th, the Joining Forces law...
Read More
This May 29, 2019 photo released by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) shows some of 1,036 migrants who crossed the U.S.-Mexico border in El Paso, Texas, the largest that the Border Patrol says it has ever encountered. Video shows them going under a chain-link fence to the U.S., where they waited for agents to come. The Border Patrol has encountered 180 groups of more than 100 people since October, compared to 13 during the previous 12-month period and two the year before. (U.S. Customs and Border Protection via AP)
May 31, 2019 - 1:22 am
EL PASO, Texas (AP) — A group of 1,036 migrants that crossed the border illegally El Paso, Texas, is the largest the Border Patrol has ever encountered, the agency said Thursday. The crossing was the latest sign that migrants are increasingly coming in large groups. The Border Patrol said it has...
Read More
Photo Courtesy: USA Today
April 12, 2019 - 1:15 pm
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) - Watch your speed for the next couple of weeks because local law enforcement will be trying to put the brakes on heavy-footed drivers. Law enforcement agencies statewide will be Joining Forces and focusing on Distracted Drivers April 12th through April 22nd, 2019. The Nevada...
Read More
© Willeecole | Dreamstime.com
March 28, 2019 - 9:37 am
Local, state, tribal and federal law enforcement officers are meeting in Las Vegas to highlight efforts to arrest gang members and prosecute violent crimes.
Read More
Photo Courtesy: Dreamstock
March 20, 2019 - 11:39 am
CLARK COUNTY, NV (KXNT) - The Los Angeles Police Revolver and Athletic Club will hold its 35th annual Challenge Cup: Baker to Vegas Relay from 8 a.m., March 23, until 9 a.m., March 24. The foot-race consists of 295 law enforcement teams starting along State Highway 127, 25 miles north of Baker,...
Read More
Photo Courtesy: Nevada Highway Patrol
March 01, 2019 - 1:14 pm
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) - It seems to be that time of year again, where local law enforcement agencies are doing their "Joint Forces" programs, trying to put the brakes on speeders and impaired drivers in Southern Nevada. Now it's the Nevada Highway Patrol's turn. One-third of fatal crashes nationwide...
Read More
© Brent Flint | Dreamstime.com
October 11, 2018 - 10:44 am
The FBI in Las Vegas is replacing billboards seeking tips about human trafficking with signs seeking information about illegal and prescription distribution of opioid painkillers.
Read More
Photo Courtesy: Dreamstock
September 19, 2018 - 3:53 pm
HENDERSON, NV (KXNT) - I guess you could call the latest "Joining Forces" event in Henderson a success. Unless of course, you were one of the people who received a citation or got arrested. The Henderson Police Department handed out 291 citations to motorists during a recent enforcement effort...
Read More

Pages