In The News: Department of Criminal Justice

KPVI News 6
August 22, 2022

A single mother in Nevada makes ​​$10.50 per hour on minimum wage, or about $21,840.00 a year if she works full time.

Las Vegas Review Journal
August 12, 2022

Michael DiVincino’s earliest memory is of waking up to the FBI bursting into his family’s Las Vegas home in the 1960s to take his father away in handcuffs.

Las Vegas Review-Journal En Español
July 22, 2022

On a flight to Las Vegas earlier this month, a Florida family discussed how they planned to react in the unlikely event that they had to flee from an active shooter in a crowded place.

Las Vegas Review-Journal En Español
July 22, 2022

On a flight to Las Vegas earlier this month, a Florida family discussed how they planned to react in the unlikely event that they had to flee from an active shooter in a crowded place.

Las Vegas Review Journal
July 22, 2022

On a flight to Las Vegas earlier this month, a Florida family discussed how they planned to react in the unlikely event they found themselves having to flee from an active shooter in a crowded place.

Las Vegas Review Journal
July 22, 2022

On a flight to Las Vegas earlier this month, a Florida family discussed how they planned to react in the unlikely event they found themselves having to flee from an active shooter in a crowded place.

The Philadelphia Inquirer
June 13, 2022

For decades, Philadelphia police have wrestled with managing the crowds that squeeze through South Street. Some residents and merchants says the neighborhood has taken on an air of lawlessness.

Las Vegas Review Journal
May 13, 2022

To many observers, the grim discovery inspired a callback to a darker Las Vegas past.

Las Vegas Review Journal
May 13, 2022

To many observers, the grim discovery inspired a callback to a darker Las Vegas past.

WalletHub
May 9, 2022

Law enforcement is a career that is always in the public eye, whether for heroic reasons or scandal. Currently, our nation’s 800,000 law enforcement officers have even more of a spotlight than usual, though. To start, for the past two years they have been in charge of enforcing COVID-19 restrictions. In addition, there have been quite a few recent high-profile police brutality cases, including officers found guilty for federal civil rights violations leading up to the death of George Floyd. President Joe Biden’s State of the Union speech also called for the nation to “fund the police” with better training and resources.

Police 1
April 25, 2022

Place-based policing is one of the most evidence-based and scientifically supported approaches police can take to prevent crime in their communities

David Vanguard
April 24, 2022

Over the last couple years, many cities in the U.S. have seen an increase in the number of homicides.