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Recent Crime News
Sunday | via KRNV-TV Reno
Secret Witness is offering a $2,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and prosecution of suspects who shot a 70-year-old man during a home invasion robbery in Sparks. Comment?
Friday Apr 18 | via KTVN Reno
Police say they were called to a report of a home invasion on Eric Avenue last Saturday just before 5:30am. Comment?
Thursday Apr 10 | via The Huffington Post
According to the paper, Bethlehem, Pa. police said the injury was non-life threatening, and the man was taken to a local hospital for treatment. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 1 | via KRNV-TV Reno
Sparks police say they have arrested a man accused of befriending a woman at a homeless shelter and taking her to his home where he beat and assaulted her. Comment?
Tuesday Apr 1 | via KTVN Reno
Sparks police have arrested a suspect in the beating and sexual assault of a homeless woman that he had offered to take in at his home. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 26 | via Reno Gazette-Journal
The man who led authorities on an almost hour-long chase Tuesday night through Sparks, to Fernley and back has been identified as Christopher David Larson, 51, of Sparks. Comment?
Wednesday Mar 26 | via KOLO-TV Reno
The man who led police on a high speed chase is now in custody. According to Sparks Police, this all started at 7:25 p.m. on Tuesday at the AM/PM gas station along Vista Blvd when a woman called police saying a man pulled open her car door and yelled obscenities at her. Comment?
Tuesday Mar 25 | via NewsReview.com
The city of Sparks had to pony up $36,500 after police arrested a man for legally shooting footage of a public occurrence in a public place. Comment?
Sep 24, 2011 | via Reno Gazette-Journal
1:45 p.m. update: One witness to Friday's shooting at John Ascauga's Nugget thought he saw a Hells Angel pull out a gun and fire first. Comment?
Jun 30, 2010 | via Reno Gazette-Journal
The Sparks Police Department arrested three on suspicion of vehicle burglary early today and ask anyone who thought they were the victim of a vehicle burglary in the Badelona Court area of Wingfield Springs to call them. Comment?
Jul 18, 2009 | via Daily Sparks Tribune
Activist turns from a gang mission to a life's mission By Jessica Garcia The words of Washoe County District Judge Steven Kosach echo relentlessly in Roberto Nerey's mind: "I want you to go in as a man and come out as a man and when you come out, I want you to help your community." Comment?