MPD Enforces Underage Drinking Laws

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As part of a state wide effort, the Mesquite Police Department (MPD) participates in Enforcing Underage Drinking Laws (EUDL), which is a grant funded program through the Nevada State Juvenile Justice Commission. MPD Officers have received additional … [Read more...]

Mesquite Police Department Receives Armored Vehicle

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When Defense Department’s Excess Property Program announced in March of 2013 that armored vehicles were available to law enforcement agencies across the country, the Mesquite Police Department (MPD) wasted no time in submitting an application through … [Read more...]

Streets of Mesquite May 25 – 31, 2014

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Editor’s note: The following was taken from the pages of the Mesquite Police Department blotter for May 25 - 31, 2014. May 25: Trespassing: Officers responded to assist animal control with a dog on Marilyn Pkwy. A female owner was located, and … [Read more...]

Mesquite Police Department holds Safety Fair at VVHS

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On Friday, May 16, The Mesquite Police Department sponsored a three-hour Safety Fair hosted at the Virgin Valley High School. The event focused on the consequences of underage drinking and traffic related incidents. School Resource Sergeant Van … [Read more...]

Mesquite Resident Arrested for Dealing Drugs

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On Thursday, May 15th, Mesquite Police Narcotics Detectives arrested a Mesquite resident for several narcotic related charges. Saul Garcia-Sandoval, age 22, will be transported to the Clark County Detention Center where he faces charges … [Read more...]

Mesquite Police Solve “Car-hopping” Spree

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On Friday May 16 the Mesquite Police Department began receiving calls about vehicles that had been burglarized overnight; the calls continued coming in through Saturday. The majority of the reported incidents were south of Mesquite Boulevard and East … [Read more...]

Streets of Mesquite May 11 – 17, 2014

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Editor’s note: The following was taken from the pages of the Mesquite Police Department blotter for May 11 - 17, 2014. May 11: Indecent Exposure: Officer responded to a local business on E Pioneer Blvd on a report of a male urinating in public. … [Read more...]

NHP warns of vehicle collision reporting scam

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The Nevada Highway Patrol would like to pass on information of an incident that occurred in the afternoon of May 5th, 2014  in the Las Vegas area. We responded to a vehicle collision and upon arrival discovered an individual who was there on scene … [Read more...]

Police Volunteers Recognized

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The Mesquite Police department held their annual Volunteer Appreciation Dinner on April 8th. Debbie Smith was recognized as the 2013 Police Volunteer of the Year by Captain Shane Charles and Volunteer Coordinator Don Woodmancy. “Debbie can always be … [Read more...]

MPD releases public safety statement

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Throughout the past of couple weeks, there has been a flood of nationwide television coverage in the Mesquite area, specifically Bunkerville, Nevada. The Mesquite Police Department has received numerous inquiries as to the safety of our residents and … [Read more...]