Court Information for Elko, Nevada
Explained by Nevada Criminal Defense Attorneys

Elko

Located in northeast Nevada, the city of Elko is often hailed as the capital of the state's "goldbelt" and has an economy largely driven by mining. Elko is home to three courts-municipal, justice and district. Scroll down for general information provided by Elko NV Criminal Defense lawyers:

Elko Municipal Court
Elko Justice Court
4th Judicial District Court

Elko Municipal Court Information

Address and phone number of Elko Municipal Court

Elko Municipal Court is housed in the basement of the Elko County Courthouse. The physical address is:

Elko Municipal Court
571 Idaho Street
Elko, NV 89801

And the mailing address is:

Elko Municipal Court
P.O. Box 176
Elko, Nevada 89803

The phone number is (775) 738-8403, and the fax number is (775) 738-8416.

Jurisdiction of Elko Municipal Court

Elko Municipal Court hears all Nevada misdemeanor cases stemming from crimes that allegedly occurred within Elko's incorporated city limits. The court has the jurisdiction to handle these cases from initial arraignment through trial and final disposition.

Hours of operation for Elko Municipal Court

Elko Municipal Court is open Mondays through Fridays, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. with the exception of legal holidays.

Case information for Elko Municipal Court

At this time case information is unavailable online. Call the clerk at (775) 738-8403 for case information including court dates.

Bail information for Elko Municipal Court

People may not bail out inmates in Elko NV Jail at the Municipal Court. Call the jail at (775) 777-2530 for more information. Learn how to bail out an inmate from the Elko Jail.

Fine payments for Elko Municipal Court

People may pay court fines in person in the basement at the Elko County Courthouse at 571 Idaho Street, Elko, NV 89801. Alternatively, people can phone in a credit or debit card payment at (775) 738-8403 during business hours. Otherwise, people may mail the payments to:

Elko Municipal Court
P.O. Box 176
Elko, Nevada 89803

The court accepts cash, check, money order, cashier's check, credit cards and debit cards (Visa or MasterCard).

Note that it is recommended that people phone the court first at (775) 738-8403 to ensure they are using the proper form of payment for their particular case.

Proper courtroom attire for Elko Municipal Court

The public may not enter the courtroom wearing shorts, tank tops or halter-tops. The court also prohibits hats and sunglasses.

Interpreters for Elko Municipal Court

Elko Municipal Court usually provides translators during court appearances. Defendants can call the court at (775) 738-8403 to ensure that the court will have one on hand.

Elko Justice Court Information

Address and phone number of Elko Justice Court

Elko Justice Court is located in the basement level of the Elko County Courthouse. The actual address is:

Elko Justice Court
571 Idaho Street
Elko, NV 89801

But the mailing address is:

Elko Justice Court
P.O. Box 176
Elko, Nevada 89803

Their phone number is (775) 738-8403, and their fax number is (775) 738-8416.

Jurisdiction of Elko Justice Court

Elko Justice Court hears all Nevada misdemeanor cases involving alleged crimes occurring in Elko's unincorporated areas. In addition, the court hears all Nevada felony cases involving alleged crimes occurring anywhere in Elko. However, felony cases that are not resolved by the Nevada preliminary hearing stage will be "bound over" (transferred) to the Fourth Judicial District Court in Elko.

Hours of operation for Elko Justice Court

The hours of operation for Elko Justice Court are Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. excepting legal holidays.

Case information for Elko Justice Court

Case information is not available online. Phone the court clerk at (775) 738-8403 to inquire about case information and upcoming court dates.

Bail information for Elko Justice Court

Inmates at Elko NV Jail may not be bailed out at Justice Court. Phone the warden at (775) 777-2530 for bail information. Learn how to bail out an inmate from the Elko Jail.

Fine payments for Elko Justice Court

Court fines may be paid in person at the Elko County Courthouse's basement at 571 Idaho Street, Elko, NV 89801. People may also phone in a payment using a credit or debit card at (775) 738-8403 during normal business hours. In the alternative, payments may be sent in the mail to:

Elko Justice Court
PO Box 176
Elko, Nevada 89803

Acceptable forms of payment include check, cash, cashier's check, money order, credit cards and debit cards (Visa or MasterCard). However, people are encouraged to phone the court first at (775) 738-8403 to make sure their form of payment is still acceptable.

Proper courtroom attire for Elko Justice Court

Elko Justice Court prohibits skimpy clothing including shorts, halter-tops or tank tops. While in the courtroom people will be asked to remove their hats and sunglasses.

Interpreters for Elko Municipal Court

Elko Justice Court offers translators for non-English speakers during court appearances. Defendants are still encouraged to call the court at (775) 738-8403 to make sure that a translator will be available.

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Fourth Judicial District Court Information

Address and phone number of Fourth Judicial District Court

Fourth Judicial District Court is located in the Elko County Courthouse, located at:

Fourth Judicial District Court
571 Idaho Street
Elko, NV 89801

They can be reached by phone at (775) 753-4601, and their fax line is (775) 753-4611.

Jurisdiction of Fourth Judicial District Court

Fourth Judicial District Court hears all Nevada felony cases stemming from alleged crimes occurring in Elko that were not resolved in Elko Justice Court by its Nevada preliminary hearing. Fourth Judicial District Court also hears Nevada appeals from Elko Justice Court.

Hours of operation for Fourth Judicial District Court

The hours of operation for Elko District Court is Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. not including legal holidays.

Case information for Fourth Judicial District Court

Elko District Court case information is unavailable on the internet. Interested parties should call the clerk at (775) 753-4601 for case information.

Bail information for Fourth Judicial District Court

Elko District Court does not accept bail money for inmates incarcerated at the Elko NV Jail. Call the jail warden at (775) 777-2530 to learn how to post bail.

Proper courtroom attire for Fourth Judicial District Court

Court-goers must dress neatly and conservatively. Shorts, tank tops and halter-tops are not allowed. And people must remove their hats and sunglasses while in the courtroom.

Interpreters for Fourth Judicial District Court

All defendants in Elko District Court are entitled to interpreters during their court appearances. However, they are encouraged to phone the court in advance at (775) 753-4601 to confirm that an interpreter will be available.

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