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Carson City Sheriff’s Office takes a bite out of crime
Carson City Sheriff’s Office takes a bite out of crime

April 8, 2019

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. THURSDAY • At 9:47 p.m., Thomas Brown, 32, was arrested on South Carson Street after deputies...



Rocky Boice Jr. gets 15 years in federal prison
Rocky Boice Jr. gets 15 years in federal prison

April 2, 2019

A convicted murderer who terrorized two women and whose suspected presence resulted in a lock down at China Spring Youth Camp last year is serving a federal 15-year prison sentence. Rocky Boice Jr., 40, admitted...


ID sought for Carson City credit card fraud suspect
ID sought for Carson City credit card fraud suspect

March 29, 2019

The Carson City Sheriff’s Office Investigation Division is asking for assistance in identifying a credit card fraud suspect. On Thursday at about 5 a.m., an unidentified white male adult used a stolen credit card at...







Trial date set in Douglas County, Reno murders
Trial date set in Douglas County, Reno murders

March 19, 2019

RENO — A 20-year-old Salvadoran immigrant in the U.S. illegally who’s accused of murdering four people in Northern Nevada during a 10-day crime spree in January has pleaded not guilty to all charges. Wilber Martinez-Guzman...



Death penalty sought vs. Guzman
Death penalty sought vs. Guzman

March 14, 2019

Prosecutors plan to seek the death penalty against an El Salvadoran accused of shooting four Western Nevada residents in January. At a press conference on Thursday morning, Douglas County District Attorney Mark Jackson announced there...






Rock solid arrest for Carson City Sheriff’s Office
Rock solid arrest for Carson City Sheriff’s Office

March 4, 2019

The following people were booked into the Carson City Jail. All are presumed innocent until proven guilty in court. FRIDAY • At 11:27 a.m., a 45-year-old man was arrested on suspicion he threw a football-size...