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Hundreds of Drivers Cited by North Las Vegas Police

Hundreds of Drivers Cited by North Las Vegas Police

 

North Las Vegas Police has released the results of last month's joining forces safety event.

Officers gave out 39 citations for speeding violations, 23 for driver's license violations and 51 for registration and insurance violations. In all, 201 citations were issued.

They also arrested one person on a fugitive warrant.

The department targeted drivers on major streets November 25. The money for the effort came through the state's Traffic Safety Grant from the Nevada Department of Public Safety, Office of Traffic Safety. 

North Las Vegas Woman to Appear on 'Cupcake Wars'

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. - Cupcakes are serious business these days. A North Las Vegas mother and daughter team found that out first-hand on the Food Network show "Cupcake Wars".

Dani Moulton and her daughter Megan bake cupcakes for her husband, who's a fighter pilot. When Dani found out "Cupcake Wars" is airing an episode that features military spouses, she jumped at the chance to audition.

Watch Dani's Audition Video

She says the whole experience was intense.

"What you see is what you get. When that clock starts on ‘Cupcake Wars', it does not stop," she said. "Once those lights start showing, and the film starts rolling and the timers go, it's non-stop, and it's non-stop chaos. You have a million things to do and not enough time to do it."

NLV Police Search for Murder Suspect

NORTH LAS VEGAS, Nev. - The North Las Vegas Police Department are investigating an overnight murder near Las Vegas Boulevard, North and Belmont Street.

Police say a 47-year-old man was found stabbed to death shortly after 3 a.m. at a home on Haddock Avenue. The suspect is still outstanding.

 

NLV Officers Take Kids Shopping

NLV Officers Take Kids Shopping

Officers from the North Las Vegas Police Department took children in need of some holiday cheer, shopping Wednesday has part of their annual Shop with a Cop event.

Officers who volunteered to be personal shoppers accompanied 52 children at the Target store at Craig Road and Clayton Street. Thanks to generous donations from North Las Vegas businesses and citizens, each child had more than $200 to spend.

 

Choirs, Commissioners Mark Holiday Season

Choirs, Commissioners Mark Holiday Season

 

High school choirs, county commissioners and Santa Claus will take part in holiday festivities the next two days at the Clark County Government Center.

A tree lighting will be the centerpiece of events at 5:30 p.m. Thursday. The 35-foot-tall tree was last put up in 2008 and features 2,000 lights and ornaments as well.

On Thursday and Friday, local high school choirs will be performing in the Government Center rotunda at 500 S. Grand Central Parkway. The schedule:

Gunman Sought in North Las Vegas Shooting

LAS VEGAS -- North Las Vegas police are looking for a gunman in the shooting of a male Tuesday evening.

Police spokeswoman Chrissie Coon said a male of unknown age was shot about 6:20 p.m. in the 5700 block of Spindletree Lane, near Ann Road and Camino Eldorado.

The male was taken to a hospital in unknown condition.

No arrests have been made, she said.

Trailer Park Residents Evacuated

NORTH LAS VEGAS -- North Las Vegas Police evacuated residents at the Green Spot Trailer Park Friday night.

Authorities said a woman was making threats that she had explosive devices inside her mobile home. Residents were evacuated to Rancho High School as a safety precaution.

Traffic on North Las Vegas Boulevard was shut down while authorities investigated the situation.