Minneapolis

Protests to defund police departments
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Associated Press
August 03, 2020 - 5:10 am
Nevada took its first steps toward joining the growing number of state Legislatures throughout the United States that have revisited laws governing police conduct in light of the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis, who died after an officer pressed a knee to his neck.
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Mug shot of Boogaloo suspect from 6-8-20
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Associated Press
July 31, 2020 - 5:17 am
U.S. prosecutors have added a child exploitation charge to conspiracy and firearms counts against a Las Vegas man accused with two others of plotting terrorism attacks during Las Vegas protests about race and police policies.
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Demonstrators calling to defund the Minneapolis Police Department march on University Avenue on June 6, 2020 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
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The Alan Stock Answer
June 08, 2020 - 8:57 am
On today's "Answer", Alan looks at the price to be paid if police departments go unfunded.
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Photo Courtesy: Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department
Mitch Kelly
June 08, 2020 - 5:05 am
Just weeks before mass protests began sweeping the nation--prompting a national conversation about methods of policing--the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department made major updates to its policies dealing with force.
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Picture of Metro Officer Shay Mikalonis
Clark County Nevada
Mitch Kelly
June 05, 2020 - 5:49 am
A Las Vegas Metro Police Officer remains in critical condition Friday following successful surgery to remove a bullet from his neck.
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Protesters marching near UNLV on 6-2-20
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Mitch Kelly
June 03, 2020 - 5:28 am
For the 6th straight night, Black Lives Matter protesters took to the streets of Las Vegas to protest the death of George Floyd, the Minneapolis man who died in that department's custody last week.
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Metro Police Sheriff Joe Lombardo at a press conference following the 1-October shooting
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Mitch Kelly
June 01, 2020 - 9:29 am
On Monday's "Vegas @ 8" with Alan Stock, Las Vegas Metro Police Sheriff Joe Lombardo joined Alan to discuss the protest marches that occured over the weekend related to the in-custody death of George Floyd in Minneapolis last week, and he's department's reaction.
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Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department vehicles block Las Vegas Boulevard in both directions during a Black Lives Matter demonstration demanding justice for the death of George Floyd on May 29, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Associated Press
May 30, 2020 - 6:05 am
A Las Vegas Strip protest involving hundreds of people in memory of a black man killed by a white Minneapolis police officer erupted into sporadic clashes with police beneath neon casino marquees and 80 arrests.
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