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Today was the last day for any bills to be passed out of the chamber of origin. For AB 286 that was the State Assembly.
AB 286 Puts the Public More At Risk Then It Does to Protect It. Nevada Legislators Fail to Consider, or At the Very Least Mention, the Negative Sides of Such a Bill.
Washoe County Sheriff's Office to Reallocate Staff, Hire More Staff, Open Two More Days Solely for CCW Permit Appointment, and Shorten CCW Permit Appointment Durations... Current Appointments Backlogged to March of 2022.
During a follow-up media briefing from the officer involved shooting at the Range 702 we learned of more detailed information on events leading up to the shooting. Media briefing with surveillance footage of incident included...
According to news reports what appears to be the owner of Virginia City Gun Works and his son were killed over what is believed to be a long-standing legal dispute over money with the suspect. The motive however is still being investigated by police.
Front Sight Training Institute owner Ignatius Piazza has just released a statement stating that he is suing the State of Nevada over it's COVID-19 restrictions after demands and threats from the Nye County Commission and Nevada OSHA ahead of the facility's planned reopening on September 1st, 2020.
We reached out to the Nevada Sheriff's and Chief's Association in-regards to the current standing of expiring or expired CCW's within the state. In short, they state that as far as they are aware, all Law Enforcement office's have opened back up to normal operations and because of that the extension is NO LONGER IN EFFECT but they did state to check with your local sheriff's office to check the status of their CCW unit operations (see why later on in the story).
In a Press Release dated July 7th, LVMPD announced that they have expanded their customer service hours for records and fingerprinting, this includes reopening on the weekends with extended hours as well as on holidays. Yes, this includes fingerprinting which previously wasn't open on weekends, even before the pandemic. Read the details below...