Las Vegas, Nevada - A third participant in a Las Vegas, Nevada, conspiracy to obtain millions of dollars in fraudulent tax refunds was sentenced to prison, announced Principal Deputy Assistant Attorney General Richard E. Zuckerman of the Justice Department’s Tax Division and U.S. Attorney Nicholas A. Trutanich for the District of Nevada.

Reno, Nevada - Special Agent in Charge Aaron C. Rouse, of the FBI Las Vegas Division, announced the arrest of Damien Moses, 39, of Las Vegas, Nevada.

Carson City, Nevada - The Treatment Advocacy Center has analyzed the laws that provide evaluation and treatment to psychiatric patients across the nation based on a scoring rubric. Nevada scored a "B" in reviewing the content of how services are provided, the treatment time frame, and if it leads to successful outcomes within each state. Nevada was one of 22 states that scored a B- or higher. Nevada's Assisted Outpatient Program provides involuntary civil outpatient services for those in our community who have behavioral health issues and require intensive level of wrap-around mental health services.

Las Vegas, Nevada - As part of the U.S. Attorney’s Office Project Safe Neighborhoods initiative, United States Attorney Nicholas A. Trutanich hosted a statewide gang and violent crime prevention summit in Las Vegas today for local, state, tribal, and federal law enforcement, prosecutors, victims services, and community partners to discuss gang and youth violence prevention.

Carson City, Nevada - The Governor’s Office of Energy (GOE) recently awarded a grant to Viridity Energy Solutions, Inc. (Viridity), a wholly owned subsidiary of Ormat Technologies, Inc. to install and monitor a battery energy storage system supplied by Tesla, Inc., in the Grant Sawyer State Office Building in Las Vegas, Nevada.  The system will reduce Grant Sawyer’s annual energy costs by thousands of dollars.