Nevada Department of Public Safety

NHP Southern Command
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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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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April 11, 2019 - 2:12 pm
HENDERSON, NV (KXNT) - If you have a lead foot, you might end up lighter in the wallet when driving through the Henderson area. The Henderson Police Department will start a 10 day enhanced traffic enforcement action targeting distracted drivers from April 12 through April 22, 2019. As part of...
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April 09, 2019 - 3:14 pm
HENDERSON, NV (KXNT) - The Henderson Police Department, along with other Southern Nevada law enforcement agencies, wrapped up its 7th campaign under the current Joining Forces Program. During the enforcement initiative that ran from March 15th through March 31st, officers stopped a combination of...
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March 20, 2019 - 2:52 pm
HENDERSON, NV (KXNT) - Another Joining Forces event is in the books for a while in Henderson, and if you look at the numbers, it appeared to have worked well. The Henderson Police Department concluded its 6th campaign under the current Joining Forces Program. During the enforcement initiative that...
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