weather icon Partly Cloudy

Police blotter

May 6, 10:01 a.m.

A caller said two small children were running through an alley between Avenue C and Avenue D with no adult supervision. The caller said it’s been an ongoing problem.

May 7, 3 a.m.

A caller said it sounded as if someone was breaking into a security door at the Capri Apartments.

May 7, 10:50 a.m.

A caller said he found an injured baby hawk.

May 8, 8:08 a.m.

A caller said a vehicle was swerving off into the dirt and the driver appeared to be falling asleep.

May 8, 1:18 p.m.

A caller said her roommate has been drugging her with sleep and laxative medications. She said her roommate had been injecting her cat’s saliva into her eye, which was causing redness and swelling. The caller said she had been suffering from a mental illness for the past 20 years but was cured several months ago.

May 8, 2:26 p.m.

A call came in about a juvenile putting a battery in a microwave.

May 10, 11:39 a.m.

Police received a report of a snake in a resident’s garage.

May 10, 3:44 p.m.

A caller said a person tried to run her off the road and then road-raged all the way to the overpass heading toward Henderson.

May 10, 11:17 p.m.

A call came in about a tree branch that had fallen down on top of a power line.

May 12, 9:12 a.m.

A call came in about the home team dugouts being spray painted at the baseball field.

Don't miss the big stories. Like us on Facebook.
Rehabilitation helps with illnesses, injuries

Rehabilitation is care that can help you get back, keep or improve abilities that you need for daily life. These abilities may be physical, mental and/or cognitive (thinking and learning). You may have lost them because of a disease or injury, or as a side effect from a medical treatment. Rehabilitation can improve your daily life and functioning.

Snake season: Warm temperatures bring out vipers

It’s summer and triple-digit weather season in the Boulder City and the Las Vegas Valley. While the heat can be a nuisance to some, rattlesnakes are thriving and catching some rays.

Pets need extra care during storms

By now, veteran residents in the Las Vegas Valley know how to deal with monsoon season. Stay indoors, don’t try and drive in the rain, and get to high elevation if flooding occurs. But we tend to forget about a group of residents who also have to adapt to these storms: pets.

Top tips to keep you healthy as you age

Medical alert systems, also known as personal emergency response systems, help connect users with emergency assistance in situations when they need it most. Eighty-six percent of medical alert system users say the devices have helped save them from an incident.

Signs clear up school zone confusion

School will be back in session in less than two weeks, and Boulder City Police Department is working to make commuting to class safer for children in town. The department has updated city signage that details school zone speed limits and hours of enforcement in an effort to keep the 350-400 student population who use school zones every day safe.

Firefighters, police officers recognized

Outstanding achievements by Boulder City police officers and firefighters were recognized when the two departments held their second annual awards banquet June 30.

Summer sunshine, heat pose health risks

It’s a safe bet that the one thing we all have in common every summer is managing the extreme heat and our body’s reaction to the excessive temperature prevalent in our geographic location.

Locals cautioned about fireworks usage

To help keep locals safe while they celebrate the Fourth of July and crack down on the use of illegal fireworks, Clark County and partnering agencies are asking for the public’s help.