Burglary carries a severe penalty of up to ten years in state prison. In Nevada, the offense of burglary is not what one typically imagines when envisioning a burglary: a person breaking into a house or business at night for the purpose of committing a theft. In this state, a burglary occurs whenever someone enters… Continue Reading »


The offense of forgery occurs when someone makes, alters, or counterfeits a writing, such as a check, or attempts to present a forged document though it were legitimate. Forgery is a felony offense in Nevada, carrying a penalty of up to four years in prison and up to a $5,000 fine.   There are many… Continue Reading »