Nevada Highway Patrol

Woman trying to drive while texting and holding coffee
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Mitch Kelly
January 15, 2021 - 7:40 am
The City of Henderson Police Department, along with Nevada Highway Patrol, starts an enhanced traffic enforcement initiative targeting distracted drivers on Friday. The enforcement runs through January 25th.
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Mitch Kelly
December 27, 2020 - 4:20 am
For the next two weeks, Nevada Highway Patrol will be increasing DUI enforcement, targeting drivers who’ve been celebrating the holidays a little too much.
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Mug shot of DUI suspect Jordan Barson
Mohave County Sheriff's Office
Associated Press
December 17, 2020 - 5:03 am
The driver of a box truck that struck and killed five bicyclists on a stretch of Nevada highway last week, and told investigators he fell asleep at the wheel, had a high level of methamphetamine in his system, prosecutors said Wednesday.
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Scene of a fatal motorcycle crash on 11-29-20
NHP Southern Command
Mitch Kelly
November 30, 2020 - 5:52 am
A motorcyclist was killed in a crash on U.S. 95 early Sunday.
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Photo Courtesy: Dreamstock
Mitch Kelly
November 25, 2020 - 6:34 am
On Wednesday, the Nevada Highway Patrol will be joining forces with the California Highway Patrol targeting the highly traveled interstate I-15 corridor between California and Las Vegas.
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Scene of fatal crash on I-15 near Sloan on 11-17-20
NHP Southern Command
Mitch Kelly
November 17, 2020 - 5:25 am
One person was killed in a rollover wreck on I-15 just south of Las Vegas early Tuesday.
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Scene of a fatal crash on 95N at Decatur on 11-10-20
NHP Southern Command
Mitch Kelly
November 10, 2020 - 9:36 am
A fatal crash has closed U.S. 95 North at Decatur.
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Photo Courtesy: Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department
Mitch Kelly
November 03, 2020 - 8:03 am
The Southern Nevada law enforcement community will be out in force to keep things safe on Election Day
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Nevada Highway Patrol Trooper Britta Froesh in stormtrooper costume
Nevada Highway Patrol
Mitch Kelly
November 02, 2020 - 5:03 am
One NHP trooper definitely had the force on her side over the weekend.
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NHP Commander Anne Carpenter
Nevada DPS
Mitch Kelly
October 20, 2020 - 5:26 am
Nevada Department of Public Safety (DPS) Director George Togliatti has appointed Anne Carpenter as Colonel of the Nevada DPS, Highway Patrol Division. Colonel Carpenter officially took command of the Nevada Highway Patrol on Monday, where she'll oversee 491 sworn officers and 96 non-sworn personne
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