In The News: Department of Criminal Justice

KTNV-TV: ABC 13
August 24, 2015

It's an exciting chapter for thousands of students at UNLV.

KVVU-TV: Fox 5
July 31, 2015

More and more police departments across the country are equipping their officers with body cameras. The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is in the process of acquiring more.

NBC News
July 31, 2015

A University of Cincinnati police officer who shot a driver to death during a routine traffic stop probably would not have been indicted for murder, authorities say, without a key piece of evidence — video from a camera worn by the cop.

KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
July 29, 2015

UNLV Criminal Justice researchers released the results of a national survey gauging the public's opinion of body worn cameras on police officers.

Associated Press
June 25, 2015
In a June 22 story about efforts to retrain police to reduce the number of shootings by officers, The Associated Press erroneously reported the name of a trainer quoted. The correct name is Pete Kruse, not Pete Crews. A corrected version of the story is below. ___ By 2 a.m., nearly five hours had ticked by since Stanley Gibson’s last call.
Las Vegas Sun
June 20, 2015

By 2 a.m., nearly five hours had ticked by since Stanley Gibson's last call.

KNPR News
June 17, 2015
Millions of fans tuned into Netflix over the weekend to watch the latest “Orange is the New Black” episodes. For nearly one million American women, however, life behind bars is not a production, but their reality.
KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
May 21, 2015
Nearly one year has passed since two Metro Police officers were assaulted and killed in a valley restaurant. Thursday night, officers will engrave the names of Alyn Beck and Igor Soldo into the Las Vegas Police Memorial.
KSNV-TV: News 3
April 27, 2015
A $539 million budget for the Metropolitan Police Department received preliminary approval Monday morning.
KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
April 16, 2015
High profile cases of police use of force are gaining nationwide attention. As 8 News NOW discovered, part of the problem lies in the definition of “use of force.”
KLAS-TV: 8 News Now
March 31, 2015
High profile cases of police use of force are gaining nationwide attention. As 8 News NOW discovered, part of the problem lies in the definition of “use of force.”
March 23, 2015