Getting arrested for DUI does not mean you will be convicted. Police misconduct, defective breathalyzers and crime lab mistakes may be enough to get your charges lessened or dismissed. Visit our page on Nevada DUI Laws to learn more.
Pahrump is the most populated town in Nye County and is located about 60 miles west of Clark County. Therefore Pahrump serves as a “bedroom community” for many people who commute to Las Vegas every day for work. Scroll down for general information by our Nye County Nevada criminal defense attorneys about the justice courts and detention centers for Pahrump and Nye County’s two other most populated towns, Tonopah and Beatty.
Any felony case in Nye County that does not get resolved by the case’s Nevada preliminary hearing stage gets “bound over” (transferred) to Nye County’s Fifth Judicial District Court. They are located at the same addresses as the Pahrump and Tonopah Justice Courts. The phone number for the District Court at Tonopah is (775) 482-8141. The phone number for the District Court at Pahrump is 775-751-4210.
Getting arrested is not a criminal sentence. Our Nye County criminal defense attorneys may be able to get your charges reduced or outright dismissed. If you have been accused of a crime in Nye County, phone our Nevada criminal defense lawyers for a free consultation.