weather icon Partly Cloudy

Police Blotter

March 31, 4:34 p.m.

A caller told police that a homeless man kept pressing buttons at a gas pump. The caller thought the man was “fishing” for credit card numbers.

April 1, 11:54 a.m.

Police received a call about a shirtless man in his 60s walking south on the shoulder of U.S. Highway 93.

April 1, 2:30 p.m.

Police received a call about a resident whose chickens were out of control.

April 1, 5:55 p.m.

A woman called police and told them she was following a car that was driving all over the road near Railroad Pass. The woman told police she could see beers inside the car.

April 2, 3:38 a.m.

Police received a call about a car that had been running for more than six hours. According to police, the owner left the car on by mistake.

April 2, 6:46 p.m.

A woman told police she heard a loud popping noise, and saw a green box with smoke coming out of it. Another caller told police that a transformer had smoke coming from it.

April 3, 3:27 a.m.

A caller told police about a driver who was passed out in a truck.

April 3, 7:08 p.m.

A man told police about people who have been coming around his house and making noise. The man wanted to know if he could chase after them and beat them up. Police advised the man not to chase after them.

April 5, 12:52 a.m.

Boulder City police followed a woman who was speeding through town while running red lights and stop signs. Police ceased the chase at U.S. Highway 95 near the 215 Beltway and advised Nevada Highway Patrol of the woman.

April 5, 8:25 p.m.

A caller told police that a lady who was acting bizarre entered a store three times. The caller told police that the woman had a baby in her shirt.

Don't miss the big stories. Like us on Facebook.
Mask up; new directive for indoors spaces starts Friday

Nevada Gov. Steve Sisolak imposed a new mandate Tuesday, July 27, that requires everyone, vaccinated or not, to wear masks indoors in public places in counties with high rates of COVID-19 transmission, including Clark County.

Be safe when using fireworks

Many people like to celebrate Independence Day with a bang and as residents’ thoughts start turning to fireworks, local fire officials are issuing a word of caution about their use.

First responders recognized

Outstanding service to the community by Boulder City’s firefighters, police officers and volunteers was recognized Friday, June 25, during the first joint awards ceremony held by the fire and police departments.

To Your Health: Men need to be proactive about their health

According to a survey conducted by the Cleveland Clinic, 40 percent of men only go to the doctor when they have a serious health issue; and 57 percent prefer to keep their health concerns to themselves and are not apt to share or discuss their health concerns with anyone, not even their spouses or significant other, or even their physician.

Man dead after Memorial Day shooting

A Boulder City resident is dead after a shooting on Memorial Day.

Excessive heat warning issued

The National Weather Service office in Las Vegas has issued an excessive heat warning for the area starting at 11 a.m. Wednesday and continuing through 9 p.m. Friday.

Herd immunity will decrease spread of virus

Boulder City is a very unique community — historic, close-knit and family friendly. Boulder City is also home to herds of desert bighorn sheep.

Businesses bear witness to trauma program’s success

Boulder Business Development recently donated about 50 teddy bears and stuffed animals to Boulder City Fire Department for its Teddy Bear Trauma program.

Police officers promoted

Boulder City Police Department promoted four officers and swore in another during a special ceremony May 6.