Skip to main content

Are you a legal professional? Visit our professional site

Please enter a legal issue and/or a location
Begin typing to search, use arrow keys to navigate, use enter to select

Nevada Criminal Laws

Welcome to FindLaw's section covering the criminal laws of Nevada, with helpful (and legalese-free) explanations of various criminal statutes enforced in the Silver State. This section covers a variety of crimes in Nevada, including the state's relatively liberal marijuana laws, and how they relate to federal law; prohibitions on white-collar crimes such as identity theft and the perpetration of pyramid schemes; violent crimes such as murder, child abuse, and sexual assault; and more commonly committed crimes such as DUI and credit card fraud. In addition, you'll find information about how to file for a protective order in Nevada. Click on a link below to learn more about Nevada's criminal laws.

Learn About Nevada Criminal Laws

Copied to clipboard

Find a Lawyer

More Options