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Nevada Mandatory Minimum Sentences

nevada mandatory minimum sentences

The state of Nevada has mandatory minimum sentences for all crimes no matter how minor they may seem. Being in the Nevada legal system is trying enough and being in the system without the help of a Nevada criminal defense lawyer it becomes even more taxing. If you are facing criminal or DUI charges of any kind please click here to contact Las Vegas Criminal Defense Attorney Greg Knapp.

Mr. Knapp has an office in Las Vegas and serves all of Clark County, Nye County and Lincoln County. Contact him now for a free consultation.

What Nevada Crimes Have Mandatory Minimum Sentences?

With the exception of minor traffic crimes almost all other crimes, even misdemeanors, have mandatory minimum sentences such as jail time, prison time, probation, fines, community service, drivers’ license suspension, loss of child custody and court ordered classes and or therapy. Examples are:

Assault (both felony and misdemeanor)

Drug crimes


Property crimes

Sex offenses

Violent crimes

Weapons charges

No matter what type of criminal charges you are looking at you need the help of a skilled Las Vegas, NV criminal attorney.

Mr. Knapp serves the entire Las Vegas metro area. This includes: Las Vegas, North Las Vegas, Laughlin, Henderson, Primm, Paradise, Enterprise, UNLV, Nellis Air Force Base, Boulder City, Whitney, Moapa Valley, Mesquite, Jean, Sloan, Spring Valley, Pioche, Tonopah, Summerlin South, Sunrise Manor, Nelson, Arden, Winchester & Mountain’s Edge, NV.