In The News: Department of Criminal Justice

Yahoo!
October 22, 2021

In the last couple of months, there have been a number of high-profile incidents of domestic abuse in the news.

USA Today
October 22, 2021

In the last couple of months, there have been a number of high-profile incidents of domestic abuse in the news.

The Nevada Independent
October 11, 2021

Last year, the United States recorded the largest single-year increase in the murder rate since national record-keeping began more than 60 years ago. In Nevada, the murder rate rose 27 percent from 2019 to 2020.

LCV
September 23, 2021

Jezreel Joven is a rising senior at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, studying psychology and criminal justice.

WhoWhatWhy
August 18, 2021

Delaware became the seventh state in the US since 2015 to mandate body cameras for all police — and the latest government entity to put great trust in body-worn cameras (BWCs) to improve frayed relations between the police and the public.

The Nevada Independent
July 26, 2021

Maria Nieto Orta was driving home to Las Vegas last week from a family vacation in Utah when she found out about a federal judge’s decision to close the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program, known as DACA, to first-time applicants.

Casino.org
May 26, 2021

The recent decision not to prosecute four Las Vegas Metro police officers in last June’s shooting death of Jorge Gomez could impact tourists visiting the Las Vegas Strip, warns UNLV law professor Addie C. Rolnick.

News Chant
May 21, 2021

President Joe Biden signed a brand new bill into law Thursday, with the aim of combatting hate crimes in opposition to Asian Americans throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.

Daily Nevada News
May 21, 2021

President Joe Biden signed a new bill on Thursday aimed at tackling hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Eminetra.com
May 21, 2021

President Joe Biden signed a new bill on Thursday aimed at fighting hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
May 21, 2021

President Joe Biden signed a new bill into law Thursday, with the goal of combatting hate crimes against Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Las Vegas Sun
May 14, 2021

When most people picture an investor, they probably think of a man in a suit and tie, heading to his job on the trading floor at Wall Street. He’s a millionaire, maybe even a multimillionaire. But it’s not entirely accurate.