Nevada Department of Public Safety

A crosswalk for pedestrians crossing the street.
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Mitch Kelly
March 02, 2020 - 6:15 am
In an effort to enforce pedestrian safety, through March 15th NHP will join forces with law enforcement agencies statewide to heighten enforcement of the state’s pedestrian safety laws through the dedication of extra traffic enforcement patrols
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Nevada DPS
Mitch Kelly
February 04, 2020 - 8:59 am
A Nevada Department of Public Safety Officer is on paid adminstrative leave after he was involved in a shooting last week.
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Mitch Kelly
January 31, 2020 - 6:12 am
The City of Henderson Police Department will start a traffic enforcement initiative targeting speeders from January 31st through February 17th.
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Associated Press
November 13, 2019 - 6:03 am
Law enforcement officials working to bolster safety on roadways ahead of the holiday season say impaired drivers remain a contributing factor in more than half of all fatal traffic crashes in Nevada.
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Associated Press
October 30, 2019 - 5:59 am
Gov. Steve Sisolak says the state pharmacy board failed as far back as 2007 to complete required background checks for distributors who deliver drugs to pharmacies.
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Mitch Kelly
October 10, 2019 - 6:20 am
The Nevada Highway Patrol Southern Command has received a grant in the amount of $136,000.00 from the Nevada Department of Public Safety, Office of Traffic Safety to support law enforcement’s participation in the Joining Forces traffic safety campaigns during the coming year.
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July 15, 2019 - 6:17 am
Fewer people died in car crashes on Nevada roads in June than they did a year earlier, according to state data.
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May 10, 2019 - 2:28 pm
HENDERSON, NV (KXNT) - Wearing a seat belt while driving or riding in a vehicle on Nevada roadways is not optional. Henderson Police Department officers will be out in force looking for motorists and their passengers not wearing seat belts during the Click It or Ticket enforcement effort beginning...
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May 03, 2019 - 3:53 pm
LAS VEGAS (KXNT) - 33-year old Tiffany Gallego, wanted by the Grants Pass Police Department (GPPD) for Custodial Interference in the abduction of Gabriel Gallego, 4, was arrested on May 2, 2019. Gallego was apprehended in Las Vegas by the U.S. Marshals Sex Offender Predator Apprehension Team. On...
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April 25, 2019 - 2:15 pm
HENDERSON, NV (KXNT) - The Henderson Police Department, along with other Southern Nevada law enforcement agencies, concluded its 8th campaign under the current Joining Forces Program. During the enforcement initiative that ran from April 12th through April 22nd, officers made a total of 333 traffic...
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