Mother's Day Vigil One Year After Tashii Farmer was Murdered by LVMPD Officer Kenneth Lopera

Follow me One year ago, early on the morning of Mother’s Day 2017, Tashii Brown sought help from two officers from the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department inside the Venetian Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas Strip. Instead of receiving that help, after he explained that he thought someone

Bodycam video of the shooting of Junior Lopez by LVMPD Officers

Follow me Early in the morning of April 6th, Junior Lopez was stopped by LVMPD Officers Francisco Rivera and Padilla Mills not far from Downtown Las Vegas. According to Lopez’ fiance Amber Bustillos and a friend named Kimberly Gonzalez, who were also in the car at the time, they had

Follow me “What Happened in Vegas” — the superb documentary that focuses on Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department employee brutality, unaccountability, and cover-ups — was screened last week in Vegas to an audience hungry for truth and justice. Though the “bad apples” within the LVMPD have taken steps to dissuade

AMC Rainbow Promenade in Las Vegas will be holding a theater screening of "What Happened in Vegas" on March 19th

Follow me As has been noted here numerous times in the past, the documentary “What Happened in Vegas” by director Ramsey Denison exposes the corruption, racism, and violence prevalent throughout the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. It also puts on display the cover-ups and character assassination of their victims that

Newly hired Henderson NV Deputy Chief of Police Thedrick Andres shot Juan May during an off-duty incident while he was a sergeant at the Arlington Police Department in Texas

Follow me As was detailed by Joey Lankowski in a post here at NVCopBlock.org last month, both former Chief of Police Patrick Moers and his second in command, Deputy Police Chief Bobby Long, were forced to resign over sexual harassment allegations last year. In November, LaTesha Watson, formerly a deputy

Previous Charges Arthur Lee Sewall Former LVMPD Officer Murder

Follow me Last week, I wrote about former Metro Police Officer Arthur Lee Sewall Jr., who was charged with murder and rape for the 1997 killing of a woman named Nadia Iverson. The original story was that a “lack of funding” prevented the testing of the Iverson’s rape kit and

LVMPD Officer Kenneth Lopera Grand Jury Manslaughter

Follow me Lawyers for Las Vegas Police Officer Kenneth Lopera (he didn’t personally attend) were in court Thursday (Jan. 25) for a preliminary hearing. It was described in a story by the local Fox affiliate as a date-setting hearing. In May of 2017,  Lopera used an illegal choke-hold to murder

Rape Kit 1997 Murder Charges Arthur Lee Sewall Former LVMPD Officer

Follow me Earlier this week, former Metro Police Officer Arthur Lee Sewall Jr. was charged with murder and rape for the 1997 killing of a woman named Nadia Iverson. Iverson’s body had been found by a construction crew at an unoccupied apartment in May of that year. He was finally