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

October 1st Shooting Protest Mandalay Bay

Follow me Earlier this week, a local group called for a protest at the Mandalay Bay via Facebook. The group has stated that the protest will be aimed at putting pressure on the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department and MGM Resorts International, the parent company of the Mandalay Bay, to

Sheriff Joe Lombardo LVMPD Las Vegas Shooting

Follow me Over the MLK day weekend, Clark County Sheriff Joe Lombardo stated: “The frustrating thing for me as the head of the law enforcement is the keyboard bandits the guys who sit at their couches at their home and Monday morning quarterback everything you do and that are smarter

LVMPD Capt. Yesenia Yatomi Promotion After Perjury

Follow me In the video embedded below, Ramsey Denison, the director of “What Happened in Vegas,” and Las Vegas Attorney Stephen Stubbs, who also appears in the documentary, discuss several of the high ranking members of the LVMPD. As is pointed out in the video, those “leaders” have quite a

Wrongful Murder Conviction Overturned Kirstin Blaise Lobato

Follow me After spending her entire adult life in prison for a murder she didn’t commit, a Las Vegas woman has finally been released. Kristin Blaise Lobato spent over 15 years behind bars in spite of evidence that she was over 150 miles away at the time the killing took

ACAB All Cops Are Bastards Police Violence Corruption

Follow me Note: This post was shared with Nevada Cop Block via reader submission. It was originally posted at JohnLaurits.com, entitled, “All Cops Are Bad: How Modern Policing Negates Moral Responsibility” and has been posted as it was originally published by Laurits. (Some links to relevant content on NVCopBlock have

Documentary What Happened in Vegas Ramsey Denison Laemmle Los Angeles Premier

Follow me Los Angeles Premier “What Happened in Vegas,” the award winning documentary by Ramsey Denison, is set to open in Los Angeles tomorrow. The official West Coast theatrical premier of the documentary about corruption, coverups, and police brutality at the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is being held at

New York Premier What Happened in Vegas Cinema Village Theater

Follow me New York Premier “What Happened in Vegas,” the award winning documentary by Ramsey Denison, is set to open in New York City this week. The first showing of the movie about police brutality within the city of Las Vegas takes place at the Cinema Village Theater in East