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Carson City Sheriff’s Log: Man claiming to be director of FBI arrested (1)

August 1, 2015 — 

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.THURSDAYAt 1:44 p.m., Jim Banuelos, 45, of Carson City was arrested on …

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Monday collision leads to Carson City man’s arrest (2)

July 31, 2015 — 

A Carson City man was taken into custody on Monday morning in connection with a five-vehicle collision at Highway 395 and Mica Drive that resulted in one of the vehicles …

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Man killed in Gardnerville Ranchos standoff (3)

July 31, 2015 — 

Six Douglas County deputies are on administrative leave as Carson City investigates the shooting of a Gardnerville Ranchos man, who was killed in a confrontation on Thursday at his Monument …

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Carson City National Night Out aims to bring awareness to domestic violence (4)

July 30, 2015 — 

Carson City is hosting its annual National Night Out event Tuesday to help raise awareness for resources to fight domestic violence in the community.National Night Out is one of the …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Office: Man arrested on two counts of lewdness with a child (5)

July 30, 2015 — 

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.WEDNESDAYAt 12:33 p.m., a 30-year-old Carson City man was arrested on suspicion …

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Man shot by Douglas deputies identified (6)

July 30, 2015 — 

A Gardnerville Ranchos man was killed in a confrontation with Douglas County deputies Thursday at his Monument Peak Drive home.Mark Perkins, 48, was identified as the man shot by deputies, …

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Multicar pile up closes Highway 50 (7)

July 30, 2015 — 

A multi-car accident blocked off parts of Highway 50 Thursday afternoon in Carson City.Four cars were involved in the primary accident, with two cars involved in a secondary accident on …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Office: Man arrested as fugitive from justice (8)

July 30, 2015 — 

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.TUESDAYAt 10:05 a.m., a 49-year-old Carson City man was arrested on suspicion …

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Fallen officer with ties to Carson City to be honored (9)

July 29, 2015 — 

Thousands are coming together Thursday to honor a California police officer with ties to Carson City who lost his life last Wednesday.Sgt. Scott Lunger, 48, was fatally shot during a …

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With 250 accidents, Carson City Sheriff’s Department cracks down on speeding (10)

July 29, 2015 — 

For this year as of June, the Carson City Sheriff’s Department has seen 250 automobile accidents, compared to the 200 that occurred at this time last year, so as a …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Office looking for Bodine’s robbery suspect (11)

July 28, 2015 — 

The Carson City Sheriff’s Office is investigating a strong arm robbery that occurred Tuesday afternoon at the Carson City Bodine’s Casino.An 87-year-old man was playing the slot machines in the …

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Former Nevada basketball player guilty for heroin possession (12)

July 28, 2015 — 

A former University of Nevada men’s basketball player pleaded guilty and was sentenced to drug court Tuesday in the Tenth Judicial District Court for heroin possession.Ronnie Edwards Stevens Jr., who …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Office: Man arrested after going wrong way down Highway 50 (13)

July 27, 2015 — 

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.Carson CityFRIDAYAt 5:17 p.m., a 59-year-old Carson City woman was arrested on …

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Cell phone or gun? Officers make split second decisions on whether to shoot suspects (14)

July 26, 2015 — 

Figuring out the difference between a cell phone and a gun turned out to be the difference between a fatal shooting of a suspect and what ended up as an …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Department welcomes new deputy (15)

July 25, 2015 — 

The Carson City Sheriff’s Department welcomed a new deputy Friday at a ceremony at the Sheriff’s Office.Michael Jerauld, a Sparks native, has been with the Carson City Sheriff’s Department for …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Log: Inmate arrested on suspicion of drug possession (16)

July 24, 2015 — 

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.THURSDAY• At 8:05 a.m., Michael Thomas, 31, was arrested on suspicion of …

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New details emerge in 1982 cold case near Lake Tahoe (17)

July 24, 2015 — 

INCLINE VILLAGE, Nev. — Washoe County Sheriff’s Office detectives are exploring a new theory in attempts to identify the victim in a 33-year-old unsolved murder.According to WCSO, on July 17, …

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Carson City Sheriff’s Office: Man arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm while intoxicated (18)

July 24, 2015 — 

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are considered innocent until proven guilty in court.WEDNESDAYAt 7:19 p.m., a 56-year-old transient woman was arrested on suspicion of …

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DISTRICT COURT (19)

July 23, 2015 — 

The following cases were heard in the Tenth Judicial District Court, Judge Thomas Stockard presiding.July 14, 2015Monique Nicole Routt pleaded guilty to a count of trying to conceal methamphetamine, a …

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‘Pillowcase’ burglary ring case arrives in Douglas (20)

July 23, 2015 — 

One of the men implicated in the tri-county “Pillowcase” burglary ring broken up earlier this year in Carson City appeared in East Fork Justice Court on Wednesday.Travis Luke Lieberwirth, 37, …

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