Moapa Valley is a small, historic town off the I-15 Freeway in between Mesquite and Las Vegas. Its justice court, which is located in the adjacent town of Overton, hears dozens of cases each week largely for Nevada traffic law violations such as driving under the influence, Nevada driving on a suspended license, driving without a license and reckless driving.
Our Moapa Valley criminal defense lawyers represent clients throughout the whole state of Nevada including Moapa Valley. Below we provide you general information regarding Moapa Valley Township Justice Court such as contact numbers, location, and hours of operation.
Note that Moapa Valley Justice Court is an entirely different court than Moapa Justice Court, which is located a few minutes south in the town of Moapa.
(Click on a topic to jump to that section)
Moapa Valley Township Justice Court is located at 320 N. Moapa Valley Rd., Overton, NV 89040. However, the mailing address is Moapa Valley Township Justice Court, P.O. Box 337, Overton, NV 89040.
Moapa Valley Justice Court's telephone number is (702) 397-2840, and its fax number is (702) 397-2842.
The operating hours for the Moapa Valley Township Justice Court office are Monday through Thursday from 6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Traffic court is every Wednesday at 7:30 a.m. and criminal court is held every four weeks on a revolving calendar.
You may search online for your general information on your case (such as your upcoming court date) on the Moapa Valley Township Justice Court calendar. Alternatively, you may call the court clerk at (702) 397-2840 during office hours (Monday through Thursday from 6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) for case information.
Moapa Valley Township Justice Court hears all misdemeanor, felony, and traffic cases that originated in the town of Moapa Valley. However, felony cases may ultimately be "bound over" to Clark County District Court in Las Vegas, located at 200 Lewis Ave., Las Vegas, NV 89155. The number for Clark County District Court is (702) 671-4528.
You may pay a fine to Moapa Valley Township Justice Court in the following ways:
- U.S. Mail: Send a cashier's check or money order to Moapa Valley Township Justice Court, P.O. Box 337, Overton, NV 89040. Be sure to write your case's citation number on your payment. You can use a personal check, but if it bounces you will get an automatic bench warrant in Nevada.
- Phone: Call the court at (702) 397-2840 to pay by Visa or Mastercard.
- In person: Go to the court at 320 N. Moapa Valley Rd., Overton, NV 89040 during office hours (Monday through Thursday from 6:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.) to pay by Visa or Mastercard or by cash. You may use a personal check, but remember that a bounced check will cause a warrant to be issued for your arrest.
You may not enter the Moapa Valley Justice Court courtroom if you are dressed suggestively or if your clothing shows profane language. The bailiff will also ask you to take off your hat and sunglasses and for you to turn off your cell phone.
Because Moapa Valley, Nevada, is too small to have its own jail, arrestees are usually taken to Mesquite or Las Vegas. Visit our information pages on the Mesquite Jail and the Clark County Detention Center for more information including hours and bail procedures.
Moapa Valley Township Justice Court will provide language interpreters if you call the court clerk at (702) 397-2840 in advance of your next court date to request one.
We are here for you...
If you have been cited or arrested for a criminal offense in Moapa Valley or elsewhere in Clark County, phone our Las Vegas criminal defense lawyers at 702-DEFENSE (702-333-3673) for a free consultation to discuss how we may be able to reduce or dismiss your charges so your criminal record remains clean.