Washoe County

Nevada News: LAS VEGAS, U.S. Attorney’s Office And DEA Announce Significant Milestone During 16th National Prescription Take Back Day

Americans dropped off unused pills reaching a program total of nearly 11 million pounds LAS VEGAS, Nev. – With the robust participation of Americans nationwide, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and its law enforcement partners have now surpassed its 10 million pound goal and collected nearly 11 million pounds of unused, unwanted, or expired prescription … Continue reading Nevada News: LAS VEGAS, U.S. Attorney’s Office And DEA Announce Significant Milestone During 16th National Prescription Take Back Day

WASHINGTON News: Justice Department to Monitor Compliance with Federal Voting Rights Laws on Election Day

WASHINGTON – The Justice Department today announced its Election Day plans for the Nov. 6, 2018 general election. The Civil Rights Division will monitor compliance with the federal voting rights laws by deploying personnel to 35 jurisdictions in 19 states. “Voting rights are constitutional rights, and they’re part of what it means to be an … Continue reading WASHINGTON News: Justice Department to Monitor Compliance with Federal Voting Rights Laws on Election Day

Nevada News: LAS VEGAS, U.S. Attorney’s Office And DEA Announce Next National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

LAS VEGAS, Nev. – Mark your calendars for the 16th Annual National Prescription Drug Take Back Day which will be held on Saturday, October 20, in Carson City, Washoe County, and Douglas County, and on Saturday, October 27, in all other participating Nevada counties. “Prescription Drug Take Back Day is an opportunity to prevent drug … Continue reading Nevada News: LAS VEGAS, U.S. Attorney’s Office And DEA Announce Next National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

Nevada News: Reno Man, William Allen Griffin Pleads Guilty To Possession Of Nearly $30,000 In Counterfeit U.S. Currency

RENO, Nev. – A man pleaded guilty in federal court Monday to using his home computer and printers to produce nearly $30,000 in counterfeit U.S. currency, announced U.S. Attorney Dayle Elieson for the District of Nevada. William Allen Griffin, 54, of Reno, pleaded guilty to one count of possession of counterfeit obligations of the United … Continue reading Nevada News: Reno Man, William Allen Griffin Pleads Guilty To Possession Of Nearly $30,000 In Counterfeit U.S. Currency