Criminal Law Blog

Car Break-ins Rising in Las Vegas

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Local Statistics on Las Vegas Car Theft & Break-ins Car theft is rising in the Las Vegas metro area. According to Metro Police, over 1,500 cars have been reported stolen this year, an increase of 20 percent over last year. These numbers don’t include car burglary or break-ins in which criminals decided not to steal […]

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These Personality Types Can Become Alcoholics

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*actor portrayal What Personality Types Are Prone to Addiction & Alcoholism? Drug and alcohol addiction is a problem that affects people in all walks of life. Police officers often note that they arrest everyone from doctors to teachers to general laborers for driving under the influence. It seems to affect people of every profession equally. […]

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What if police find drugs while searching my car?

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*actor portrayal Here’s the scenario. Police find drugs while searching your car. What do you do? Drug possession in Nevada can be a very serious issue in many instances, depending on the material case factors. Nevada state law is generally consistent with other states, and more lenient than others concerning substances such as medical marijuana. Car Searched, […]

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Does Uber Cause a Decrease in DUI Arrests?

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*actor portrayal Uber is moving into cities all over the world. Las Vegas is just one of the company’s recent new homes. By now, most people are familiar with Uber, but there may be one interesting benefit of the service that is less well known: the potential to decrease drivers charged with DUI. Uber Impacts […]

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