20 September 2021
The first standoff of the night, no disperse order as of yet. BlackLivesMattter marchers have taken to sing and dance while cars make their way through the shopping center. This is in Vegas at Paradise and Harmon.
A BlackLivesMattter marcher and a black police officer go back and forth discussing being a black officer and black marcher in Vegas.1 year ago
A BlackLivesMattter marcher and a black police officer go back and forth discussing being a black officer and black marcher in Vegas.
He crowd was shouting, go home and THEY LEFT. There are still police on Harmon and in other areas though but the face-off is over1 year ago
He crowd was shouting, "go home" and THEY LEFT. There are still police on Harmon and in other areas though but the face-off is over
Protesters are still marching near UNLV. Police & SWAT are following closely behind.
Protesters are facing off against police near Paradise & Harmon. They took a knee and were shouting at officers to do the same
Suspect in shooting of Las Vegas police officer is 20-year-old man @reviewjournal Wannabe gangster. Total loser
Almost 10 cars parked in the middle of the intersection of Kiowa and Nevada. Protestors have blocked off the street, chanting. Crowd almost feels bigger tonight than the previous night. @KKTV11News
Crews are boarding up the @ClarkCountyNV govt building with plywood, preparing for damage and violence tonight. @KTNV1 year ago
Crews are boarding up the @ClarkCountyNV govt building with plywood, preparing for damage and violence tonight. @KTNV
Reno police are investigating a double shooting that occurred near Ralston and 2nd Streets this afternoon. Police say it appears to be an isolated incident and the parties knew each other1 year ago
Reno police are investigating a double shooting that occurred near Ralston and 2nd Streets this afternoon. Police say it appears to be an isolated incident and the parties knew each other
Heavy police presence along Las Vegas Boulevard as the investigation continues into a Metro officer shot during the protest last night.
SWAT teams rush to scene of fatal shooting of officer in Las Vegas
Lvmpd working two shootings. One officer shot in the head near @CircusVegas the lasvegasstrip shut down. 2nd shooting federal courthouse DTLV suspect hit several times
Metro charge on observers near a shooting scene at Bridger and Las Vegas Blvd after the dispersal of Black Lives Matter protest in Downtown Las Vegas
Ellen Schmidt captured this grim photo of the shooting scene in Las Vegas
SWAT vehicle just came to this scene in downtown Las Vegas @KTNV1 year ago
SWAT vehicle just came to this scene in downtown Las Vegas @KTNV
Metro sources confirm with @8NewsNow that an @LVMPD officer was shot in the head near @CircusVegas. This is the scene at @UMCSN right now. We're also told that Metro Police shot someone else at the Federal Courthouse in LasVegas, after he opened fire. 8NN
Scene of a @LVMPD presence outside the ER entrance at UMC tonight. About a half hour ago, we heard gunshots just a block away from us near Bridger & LV Blvd. in downtown @KTNV
Police are investigating an officer involved shooting on the federal court house steps in downtown Las Vegas
Metro police told us an officer was shot here near Circus Circus. They are blocking traffic - avoid the area
There is a heavy @LVMPD presence outside @UMCSN right now.
Eyewitness says "someone has been shot" Bridger and Las Vegas Blvd
LVMPD working 2 scenes on Las Vegas Blvd. An Officer Involved Shooting near the 300 block of S. Las Vegas Blvd. and Officer Shot in the 2800 block of S. Las Vegas Blvd
Looks like someone is getting handcuffed behind Circus Circus. Swat officers have the area blocked off. They also have a K9 out here
Metro sources tell 8 News one of their officers was shot in the head at Circus Circus. Metro is also working a second shooting in front of the Federal Courthouse.
A ton of police presence at Convention center and Paradise.
This is a look outside Circus Circus right now.
Police told protesters to move off the street. Some did - others didn't. Then officers started shooting pepper bullets into the crowd. A protester threw a water bottle & police fired back w tear gas. Even at a distance our crew felt the impact of the gas so we ran down the street1 year ago
Police told protesters to move off the street. Some did - others didn't. Then officers started shooting pepper bullets into the crowd. A protester threw a water bottle & police fired back w tear gas. Even at a distance our crew felt the impact of the gas so we ran down the street
Huge police presence near Circus Circus.
There are two scenes on Las Vegas Boulevard blocked off with crime scene tape and a very large police presence - first is at Bridger and second is near Circus Circus.
There are two scenes on Las Vegas Boulevard blocked off with crime scene tape and a very large police presence - first is at Bridger and second is near Circus Circus.
You can't fight on your knees. If they attack us that's on them. - protester as he takes a knee1 year ago
"You can't fight on your knees. If they attack us that's on them." - protester as he takes a knee
The protest moved downtown. A big group of protesters started approaching the Fremont Street Experience at Las Vegas Blvd - then NLVPD pulled up and there is a stand off with officers & protesters.
Much of the crowd has relocated to downtown Vegas near the Fremont Street Experience. They're getting more tense. Police have formed a line.
Police are throwing tear gas to disperse the crowd at LV Blvd and Carson. Crowd scattered.
.@LVMPD officers release tear gas on Las Vegas Blvd and Fremont to try to disperse remaining protesters1 year ago
[email protected] officers release tear gas on Las Vegas Blvd and Fremont to try to disperse remaining protesters
#GeorgeFloyd picture is being projected on the Federal Court House in downtown Las Vegas @KTNV
LVMPD in tactical gear and shields on one side. BlackLivesMatter protesters at the courthouse in LasVegas on the other side. Lots of shouting. And then THIS. Handshakes shared between protesters & police. Amazing.
Prepping riot gear
Protesters and police at 3rd & Lewis downtown
Protest going north on the LV strip. Initially started at 7 and it went south on the strip heading north past Encore, everything peaceful @8NewsNow
There is at least one @LVMPD vehicle parked in front of the Nordstrom's across the street from @TrumpLasVegas. They have put on helmets. Looks like a small group of people is starting to gather here as well. @8NewsNow
There are a handful of people outside of Nordstrom's at the Fashion Show Mall - right across from Trump Tower. They are here to continue protesting the death of #GeorgeFloyd. Nordstrom is boarded [email protected]
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