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Remaining Informed during a Time of Crisis

Like any community, we are not immune to natural and man-made catastrophes. Potential exists for earthquakes, dry spell, severe heat, fire, flash floods, and dangerous product emergencies.

UNLV’s workplace of emergency situation management makes every effort to keep the campus gotten ready for all kinds of dangers, making sure that workers are trained to respond to such emergencies and building campus and community resilience that will permit quicker healing after an occurrence.

A crucial component is #BeRebelSAFE. This isn’t simply a hashtag; its campaign is based on 4 core pillars:

Staying informed
Establishing an emergency situation plan
Building an emergency situation supply package
Getting included

We’ll check out the very first pillar here and the others in the coming weeks.

Staying Informed

UNLV has a number of tools to provide school community with important information during an emergency. Downloading the RebelSAFE App is just Step 1. The app provides a variety of safety features straight to your mobile phone, making it much easier to call for a late-night school security escort, report a tip, or quick-dial 9-1-1 school dispatch.

However its it’ stop feature is that it sends a RebelSAFE Alert push notification to your device in case of a campus emergency. This emergency notice system is utilized for incidents that present an impending risk to your life, health, or safety. The messages will consist of details and guidelines on how secure yourself. The system likewise broadcasts messages across RebelSAFE emergency phones located outdoors throughout school.

However for the system to work, you need to keep your contact info approximately

date.

Range of Channels Knowing how to get emergency situation notices, no matter your location, is vital to ensuring your security. Do you follow UNLV Police Services’ Facebook or Twitter pages for updates? Have you downloaded the Southern Nevada Neighborhood Preparedness App!.?.!? Do you understand where to find real-time weather signals!.?.!? UNLV’s RebelSAFE tools, social networks, and local apps– these are all methods to assist our neighborhood prepare andreact to emergency situations. Readiness starts in your home. Take steps today toward remaining notified and #BeRebelSAFE. For extra details go to unlv.edu/safety or contact the office of emergency situation management at 702-895-5766.

14-year-old lady stabbed multiple times during school assembly, police say

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP)– A young boy stood and repeatedly stabbed a 14-year-old girl during an assembly at an Oklahoma high school on the very first day of classes Thursday and she was airlifted to a hospital, a regional sheriff’s spokesman said.

The lady is expected to make a full healing.

Mark Opgrande, spokesman for the Oklahoma County constable, said the unknown 14-year-old suspect is in custody.

“They were having an all-school assembly … when for some factor a male trainee apparently stood up and started stabbing a female trainee. Today we don’t have a motive,” Opgrande said.

Opgrande said the lady, who also was not determined, was in steady condition after being stabbed “multiple times … five, 6, 7 times” by the young boy at Luther High School. Opgrande stated he did not know exactly what weapon was used.

Luther Cops Chief David Randall stated there was no recognized relationship between the young boy and girl or any sign that they knew each other.

Randall and Superintended Barry Gunn state the kid has no history of difficulty at the school.

Randall stated the kid “was stopped and apprehended by trainees and staff” following the incident and was later on jailed for assault and battery with a deadly weapon. He stated the young boy was transferred to the Luther Police Department and that his father asked that a lawyer be present prior to he was questioned.

However, Randall said that the kid made statements while he was being transferred.

“During the drive, he blurted out some statements that made no sense,” Randall said. “He stated he was worked with by someone but that he might not discuss it.”

School officials did not right away return telephone call for remark.

The school has simply over than 800 students, according to Oklahoma State Department of Education online records. Luther is a town of about 1,200 people about 25 miles northeast of Oklahoma City.

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Video: Florida man shot, eliminated during parking spot disagreement

<aPolice stand outside a convenience store where one person was killed during a dispute over a parking space. (WFTS/CNN)
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title=” Police stand outside a corner store where a single person was killed during a conflict over a parking space. (WFTS/CNN) “border=” 0″ src=” http://MEREDITH.images.worldnow.com/images/17242662_G.png?auto=webp&disable=upscale&width=800&lastEditedDate=20180720215613″ width =” 180″/ > Police stand outside a convenience store where one person was eliminated throughout a disagreement over a parking area. (WFTS/CNN). Clearwater, FL (Meredith/WFTS)– Deputies are examining a deadly shooting at a corner store in unincorporated Clearwater, Florida. Sgt. Spencer Gross of the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office said the shooting stemmed from an argument over a parking area. Deputies stated Michael Drejka, of Clearwater, confronted a female who parked

in an accessible parking space outside the Circle A Grocery Store on Sunset Point Roadway. Witnesses told deputies the two were arguing since Drejka was upset the female parked there due to the fact that she

didn’t utilize a wheelchair, sources said. The woman’s partner, Markeis McGlockton, of Clearwater, was inside the store to purchase his 5-year-old child a sweet bar, according to the store owner. McGlockton exited the shop to defend his girlfriend and shoved Drejka to the ground. Drejka responded by taking out a pistol and shooting McGlockton in the chest. McGlockton, now injured, ran back into the store.

His son was standing at the front door, viewing the whole occurrence take place. McGlockton fell to the ground inside the store and was pronounced dead at a regional medical facility. Private investigators state numerous individuals witnessed the shooting and called 911. Drejka is a legal hidden weapon permit

holder and will not be charged due to the fact that of Florida’s” Stand Your Ground” law, inning accordance with the Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office. The store owner said that Drejka has a history of assaulting people in the extremely parking area the shooting occurred.

A guy who often visits the shop stated he had an altercation with Drejka simply one month back. Rich Kelly says the man selected a battle with him over a parking spot, using racial slurs, as well as threatening to eliminate him.

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Authorities: Body camera video reveals '' bravery ' of officer during Las Vegas shooting

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) –

Las Vegas City authorities released body video camera video from a deadly officer-involved shooting that “paints a picture of the dangers these officers handled that day.”

Assistant Sheriff Tim Kelly, of Las Vegas City authorities, held a press conference Monday to brief the media on the July 11 officer-involved shooting that left one suspect injured and another dead.

[RELATED: Family of guy killed prior to Las Vegas OIS responds to body cam video]

About two hours after a guy was shot and killed near Eastern and Owens, officers attempted to stop the suspect’s car but they did not comply. Officers followed the suspects, exchanging gunfire till the suspects crashed into a wall at Hollingworth Grade school.

[RELATED: Coroner recognizes suspect killed in officer-involved shooting in downtown Las Vegas]

Kelly said one suspect, determined as Rene Nunez, 30, got out of the lorry and ran up the stairs to the school. The door to the school was locked. The suspect in the traveler seat, identified as Fidel Miranda, 23, moved to the chauffeur’s seat and started to move the vehicle back towards the officer’s automobile.

“Regarding shooting at or from a moving car, our policy checks out in part, it is policy of this department that officers will not release a gun at or from a moving automobile unless it is definitely necessary to preserve human life,” Kelly said.

“In my opinion, they show a level of bravery, professionalism, heroics, that we come to expect of our officers. The officer could have withdrawed but he didn’t, he stuck to that private knowing exactly what type of specific he was handling.”

Officer Paul Solomon fired one round from a shotgun at Miranda. He was placed in handcuffs, provided medical attention however was ultimately pronounced dead at the scene.

Nunez, who was likewise hurt in the shooting with authorities, was apprehended and required to University Medical Center for treatment, Kelly said.

Kelly stated the suspects fired 34 rounds at officers. Officer William Umana fired 31 rounds at the suspects and Solomon fired one round. Both suspects have a lengthy criminal history, Kelly stated. Miranda has been convicted for felon and conspiracy to commit burglary. He was formerly apprehended for break-in, kidnapping, grand larceny auto, restricted individual in belongings of a gun, narcotics and more. If he made it through the event he would have been accuseded of murder with a deadly weapon, conspiracy to devote murder, attempt murder with a deadly weapon on a secured person, discharge of a firearm from a moving lorry, and ex-felon in belongings of a gun.

Nunez is a three-time convicted felon, Kelly said. His arrest history consists of robbery with a fatal weapon, break-in and grand larceny car. Kelly stated he is facing a number of charges consisting of open murder with a fatal weapon, attempt murder with a lethal weapon on a secured person, discharging a gun from a moving automobile, bring a hidden weapon, and forbidden individual in ownership of a firearm.

Kelly stated the body camera video footage revealed a level of bravery and heroics. “The officer could have backed off, however he didn’t.”

Both officers were put on routine paid administrative leave pending the outcome of the investigation.

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Authorities: Guy stabbed 4-year-old kid in chest during standoff

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Syneca Ashley (Allegheny County Police Department) Syneca Ashley (Allegheny County Police Department). NORTH VERSAILLES, Pa. (AP)– A Pennsylvania male consistently stabbed and seriously injured his 4-year-old kid throughout a standoff with cops that ended when officers stormed the home, authorities said Saturday.

North Versailles authorities had initially gone to the home prior to 10 p.m. Friday when Syneca Ashley Sr., 28, and the kid’s mother were involved in a nonviolent domestic disagreement.

The woman soon left the home, leaving the boy with his dad. But she called 911 about 30 minutes later and said Ashley had actually called her and threatened to kill the kid.

Cops then returned to the home, but Ashley chose not to speak with them and barricaded himself inside the residence. An Allegheny County SWAT team was hired, but authorities stated Ashley ended up being considerably more agitated as settlements continued over night and made continuous hazards to harm and/or kill the child.

Ashley became angry around 3:20 a.m. Saturday and the kid could be heard screaming and being struck. The SWAT group then went into the house, got the child to safety and apprehended Ashley without further event.

The kid had numerous stab injuries to the chest and was flown to a hospital. He was listed in important but steady condition. He is anticipated to make it through, authorities stated.

The father was charged with attempted homicide, aggravated attack, child endangerment and terroristic risks. It wasn’t known Saturday if he had kept an attorney.

North Versailles is about 14 miles east of Pittsburgh.

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North Carolina officer shoots, kills male during traffic stop

Saturday, March 31, 2018|11:28 a.m.

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.– A white North Carolina policeman shot and eliminated a black passenger who showed a gun after a late-night traffic stop resulted in a physical battle, authorities said Saturday.

The shooting happened after Officer D.E. McGuire stopped a cars and truck including 2 men and a female about 10:30 p.m. Friday during a routine patrol northeast of downtown, inning accordance with a Winston-Salem Authorities Department news release.

Edward Van McCrae, 60, remained in the rear seat and started making suspicious motions, cops say. McGuire informed McCrae to stop grabbing concealed areas of the lorry, however McCrae continued, inning accordance with the news release.

“After being eliminated from the vehicle, Mr. McCrae physically struggled with Officer McGuire and declined several spoken commands by Officer McGuire to ‘stop reaching,'” the news release stated. “As the battle continued, a handgun ended up being noticeable to Officer McGuire.”

McGuire shot and killed McCrae when he declined commands not to reach for the gun, according to the release. A police report identifies the exchange as an assault on the officer with a firearm.

The State Bureau of Examination has actually been generated to investigate the shooting, which took place in a house of modest homes. A spokesperson for the state agency, Brent Culbertson, verified in an email that McGuire is white and McCrae is black.

McGuire, who has actually worked for the department considering that 2015, has been put on administrative responsibility pending the investigation.

The press release said that McCrae utilized his body cam from the beginning of the traffic stop, and he called for backup when he saw McCrae’s suspicious movements. State law typically requires a judge to approve any public release of authorities body-camera video footage.

Other officers arrived within seconds of the shooting and tried to resuscitate McCrae, as did an emergency medical team, inning accordance with authorities. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The other residents of the cars and truck weren’t hurt.

Authorities said that McGuire had minor abrasions after the run-in.

Lady desired for murder efforts suicide during traffic drop in east Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (FOX5) –

Police said a lady implicated of eliminating a man in a domestic-related shooting shot herself a during traffic stop Monday early morning.

Las Vegas City police officers responded to the shooting at 5:17 a.m. in the 100 block of Sacramento Drive, near Charleston Boulevard and Lamb Boulevard.

Authorities stated a man in his 20s and a lady, determined as Alisha Rucker, got into an argument in front of a house. Throughout the argument, Rucker shot the guy in the face and left in a 2007 Chevy Impala. When police got here to the house, they found a male dead in the driveway and Rucker, was gone.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene, police stated.

Police said the shooting was not random and the set were pals.

“I understand she was frightened when she shot him,” Markita Banks, Rucker’s sister stated. “She was shaking in the space, like ‘I shot him.'”

The last time Banks saw her little sis Alisha was prior to 5:00 a.m. on Monday. Banks said she awakened to gunshots and her sister panicking after she stated she shot her good friend in the head.

That’s when Banks called authorities

“I told the detective,” stated Banks. “I think she’s going to attempt and injure herself.”

Before authorities could arrive, Rucker left your house, got in the vehicle with another man, and repelled.

Roughly two hours after Las Vegas City police asked other agencies to be on the lookout for Rucker in the Chevy Impala, Nevada Highway Patrol received a report of a reckless driver matching the description, according to NHP Trooper Travis Smaka. A cannon fodder spotted the vehicle on Interstate 15 and Flamingo Road at 8:03 a.m. The vehicle was stoppeded at 8:06 a.m. at a Chevron near Russell Roadway and Polaris Opportunity.

“There was radio traffic concerning that the subject was not following commands,” Nevada Highway Patrol Public Details Officer Travis Smaka stated. “We were going to treat it as a barricaded subject.”

“Cannon fodders on scene observed a firearm being held by the female subject,” Smaka said.

At 8:12 a.m., Rucker shot herself in the head throughout the traffic stop, police stated. She was taken to University Medical Center in vital condition.

She was booked in absentia for murder with a fatal weapon.

Police also inform us they have reached the male who was driving the vehicle, however have actually not stated whether he will be charged.

The scene was caught on video by Kevin Ralston.”I heard the gunshot,” Ralston stated. “I saw [cops] run over to the automobile.”

Authorities said Rucker shot herself in the head, which left her household questioning what will follow.

“They didn’t even tell me she was shot in the head,” Banks said. “I had to check out that online.” Rucker was hospitalized in critical condition at UMC trauma and will be booked on absentia for murder with a deadly weapon.

Banks said her sibling just recently bought the weapon and passed her CCW permit class. She included that her sister was 21 years of ages despite cops specifying she was 20.

This occurrence marked the 3rd fatal shooting cops responded to in the previous seven hours. One person was shot in the car park of a McDonald’s near Blue Diamond and Valley View Boulevard. Authorities stated another woman tried a murder-suicide near Arville and Twain.Anybody with info was advised to contact City’s Murder Section at 702-828-3521. To remain anonymous, call Criminal activity Stoppers at 702-385-5555.

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Teen crashes into examination structure during chauffeur'' s test

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( Twitter/@StarTribune/@KARE)( Twitter/@StarTribune/@KARE). (Meredith) -Turning the chauffeur’s exam room into a drive-thru is not an excellent start for one Minnesota teenager. She’s requiring a second chance behind the wheel.

Authorities in Buffalo, Minnesota stated the 17-year-old woman was taking her motorist’s test Wednesday afternoon when she unintentionally moved into drive rather of reverse and blasted into the wall of the regional examination structure.

Police Chief Pat Budke informed KARE that the SUV went forward at an accelerated rate, over the street curb and straight into the structure, securing the front glass and part of the brick wall.

Building damage has actually been reported as “considerable”. The license inspector in the passenger seat of the SUV received medical attention with non-life threatening injuries according to KARE.

The teen motorist, as well as others in the exam room, were not damaged.

Budke stated there will be no charges submitted in connection to the accident.

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At roughly 2:00 PM on 03/21/2018 the Buffalo Police Department reacted to report of a motor vehicle crashing into a structure in the 10 block of 1st Ave S. Examination into the occurrence exposed that a 17 year old woman from Monticello, MN, remained in the procedure of taking her roadway test at the motorist’s license examination station located there when she unintentionally put the automobile in drive instead of reverse. This caused the car stumbling forward when she sped up, triggering the automobile to move on and over the curb, striking the building real estate the test station workplace. The impact caused considerable damage to the vehicle and structure. The license inspector, a 60 years of age woman from Buffalo, MN, was transferred by ambulance to the Buffalo Medical facility with non-life threatening injuries. The 17 years of age driver was not hurt and no one in the building was injured. No charges are pending.

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Authorities say inmate was killed during Arizona jail riot

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Randy Hoeft/Yuma Sun/ AP In this Thursday, March 1, 2018 image, a squad car and personnel gather outside the primary entrance to the Arizona State Jail Complex-Yuma in San Luis, Ariz. Prisoners at the Arizona prison threw rocks, set fire to bed mattress and attacked guards.

Friday, March 2, 2018|4:19 p.m.

SAN LUIS, Ariz.– An inmate passed away throughout a riot at a southern Arizona prison where numerous inmates assaulted guards and set fires, jail officials stated Friday.

The Arizona State Prison Complex – Yuma, which lies approximately 200 miles (321 kilometers) southwest of Phoenix in San Luis, remained closed Friday and visitation was suspended.

The melee began Thursday night in the prison’s Cheyenne System when prisoners assaulted jail personnel, DOC representative Andrew Wilder said.

The event degenerated into a disorderly scene including 600 inmates. Some threw rocks, lit bed mattress and other property on fire and some got into the prison’s health care system. The damage consisted of broken windows, sinks, toilets, smoke alarm and flooding. Authorities were working to set up alternate real estate for inmates.

Other law enforcement agencies including San Luis cops and the Yuma County sheriff’s workplace were called to assist and the scene was consisted of almost 3 hours later on.

The Arizona Department of Corrections stated in a release that Adam J. Coppa, 32, suffered deadly injuries during the melee, however details of how he was hurt were not divulged. An examination is ongoing.

” The department is thoroughly investigating all elements of the disturbance, consisting of possible inspiration of the prisoners,” the department said. “ADC will look for additional criminal charges for any prisoners associated with this violent activity.”

Inning accordance with online prison records, Coppa was sentenced to three years for 2017 convictions for belongings of hazardous drugs and other offenses. But because of credit for time served, he was arranged for release this September.

His record likewise reveals Coppa had two disciplinary offenses in the last 2 months. He declined a prison task and was presumed of possessing or making an envigorating substance. His previous defense lawyer did not right away respond Friday afternoon to a message looking for remark.

Inning accordance with authorities, 26 inmates and 11 prison employees suffered small or non-life-threatening injuries. Of the workers, all but one has currently gone back to work.

The intricate homes roughly 1,147 inmates. Those who were involved remain consisted of in fenced recreation enclosures in the recreation backyard, the department stated. They are getting meals, water, blankets, required medications and access to toilets.

10 advertisements that stand out during Super Bowl 52

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Anheuser-Busch by means of AP This image released by Anheuser-Busch shows actor Chris Pratt in a scene from a Michelob Ultra commercial. Pratt, the star of the “Jurassic World” and “Guardians of the Galaxy” film franchises, will make his marketing launching on Super Bowl Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018, in a set of commercials for the light beer.

Sunday, Feb. 4, 2018|12:56 p.m.

NEW YORK– It’s Super Bowl ad time again. Marketers of all stripes are contending for the attention of the 111 million viewers expected to tune in. The objective is to be the most-talked about advertisement over the water cooler– or Slack chatroom– come Monday early morning.

From Steven Tyler de-aging for Kia to Amazon’s picturing of different voices for Alexa, here are 10 advertisements that are most likely to be spoken about. And if you’re not thinking about tuning it to enjoy the huge video game on Sunday, you can stream all these ads ahead of time.

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Amazon

The internet giant’s creator, Jeff Bezos, stars in this 90-second comical advertisement showing various stars consisting of chef Gordon Ramsay, starlet Rebel Wilson, vocalist Cardi B and actor Anthony Hopkins subbing in for the voice of Amazon’s voice assistant Alexa.

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Budweiser

Anheuser-Busch does without its typical Clydesdales and pups and rather chooses a 60-second advertisement that illustrates, to the tune of “Wait Me,” the company’s program to offer water to locations in requirement.

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Bud Light

The beer brand’s current ads have actually fixated a Video game of Thrones-like universe that utilizes the meaningless-but-catchy expression “Dilly Dilly.” Now, in a 60-second ad running in the second quarter, the brand name introduces “Bud Knight,” a heroic character who is ambivalent about assisting in a battle.

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Coca-Cola

The soda maker strives to include everyone in its 60-second ad: people of various ethnic cultures, someone in a wheelchair and an individual who utilizes the they/them pronoun are all shot at different places in Mexico clutching or consuming different varieties of Coke.

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Doritos & & Mountain Dew

The 2 Pepsico brand names have actually connected spots that reveal a lip-sync fight between Peter Dinklage, who lip syncs a Busta Rhymes tune as a representative for Doritos Blaze, and Morgan Freeman, who lip syncs a song by Missy Elliott for Mountain Dew Ice.

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Febreze

Procter & & Gamble’s air freshener takes on toilet humor with a 30-second advertisement airing in the second quarter. It purports to be a documentary about Dave, whose “bleep do not stink.” The kicker: Because your Super Bowl party visitors are a bunch of not-Daves, you may wish to take other preventative measures versus bathroom odor.

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Kia

The automaker has gotten Aerosmith lead singer Steven Tyler (who last appeared in a Skittles Super Bowl advertisement two years ago) to promote its Stinger cars. In the ad, he drives backwards so fast that he gets more youthful thanks to computer-generated magic. In a nod to marketing tropes, the ad likewise includes a subliminal message if you watch it backward; Kia helpfully supplies this version online.

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Michelob Ultra

The Anheuser-Busch light beer brand has 30-second ads in the second and fourth quarters starring Chris Pratt. In one he runs and does yoga while singing along to “I Like Beer,” a remake of a nation song from the 1970s.

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Pepsi

The soda maker recalls to its past Super Bowl marketing efforts with Britney Spears, Michael Jackson, Celtics basketball gamer Kyrie Irving and Cindy Crawford in a 30-second advertisement airing right before the Justin Timberlake halftime show.

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WeatherTech

The maker of automobile flooring mats reveals video footage of its brand-new factory being built in a 30-second advertisement in the very first half of the video game. On-screen text reads: “At WeatherTech, we built our new factory right here in America. Isn’t really that the way it’s supposed to be?” It’s the 5th consecutive year WeatherTech has actually marketed throughout the Super Bowl that of its operations are in the United States.