If you are a tourist arrested while staying in Las Vegas, call us at and ask to speak with a criminal defense attorney. We represent out-of-state and international travelers accused of a crime in Las Vegas.
Yes, prostitution is illegal in Clark County, which includes Las Vegas, Nevadaand solicitation of prostitution is a crime. The Las Vegas metropolitan police department regularly sets up undercover sting operations and sends attractive young female and male cadets to pose as prostitutes.
Usually, this happens on the casino gaming floor. Still, we had seen cases where police conducted sting operations online via classified sites, such as Craigslist, or social networking sites, such as Facebook. The police shut down the Las Vegas adult content section of Back. We get many e-mails from people asking, "How common are Las Vegas police escort stings?
If you or someone you know has been arrested for solicitation of prostitution in Las Vegas, Henderson, North Las Vegas, you need to hire a criminal defense attorney with experience in these types of cases. We invite you to call us at We routinely resolve solicitation of prostitution charges, and you don't have to travel back to Las Vegas for future court dates. Back to top.
Frequently, tourists get arrested while consuming illegal narcotics or possessing illegal drugs on the gaming floors of casinos. Many people are detained by nightclub security and arrested for possessing illegal drugs at nightclubs or pool parties.
Another common criminal charge in Las Vegas is battery domestic violence - physical and verbal abuse against a family member, spouse, dating partner, or housemate. Every so often, tourists have too much to drink and get into a loud argument. They forget that in Las Vegas hotels, casinos, or nightclubs, security guards are everywhere, and surveillance cameras are recording everything.
So, if you and your ificant other got into a fight, remember to keep it private and avoid unwanted physical contact. Many things contribute to this.
If you are a tourist arrested for DUI, call us at to discuss your case. If you are an out-of-state visitor arrested in Las Vegas, you must take these charges very seriously. You can't skip your hearing date — the police will issue a bench warrant for your arrest, and this warrant will stay on your record forever or until you appear in court.
Warrants never expire.
Having an active warrant may show during your background check regardless of what state you live in. If you are a foreign national and have an active warrant on your arrest in the U. You probably will be able to leave the country, and it is up to the country you are visiting to allow you to enter or not. However, you may have a big problem when you decide to come back to the U.
If you are a Las Vegas visitor facing criminal charges, the right way to handle it is: a to hire a criminal defense attorney, b resolve the charges, and c seal your criminal record.
Our law firm offers record sealing services. Just because you are charged with a crime does not always mean you will be convicted of that charge. Initial charges are routinely negotiated to lesser charges.
In some cases, the charges can be dismissed. There are different reasons for these outcomes.
For instance, there may be a lack of sufficient evidence. Or, the police may have acted improperly. The quality of your legal representation plays a very important role.
If you have been arrested or charged with a crime while on vacation in Las Vegas, call us at to discuss your case. We are here to help. We successfully reduced and even dismissed criminal charges for numerous out-of-state visitors.
In most cases, our clients didn't have to fly back to Las Vegas for the hearing. If you have no prior criminal record, we almost always can waive your presence for the first court date.
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Arrested on holiday or vacation Most commonly, out-of-state visitors get arrested for: Solicitation of prostitution Illegal possession of drugs Domestic violence Driving under the influence of alcohol DUI or drugs Disorderly conduct Trespassing Drinking in public Many drug-related felony arrests happen during the famous Electric Daisy Carnival. Initial consultations are always free and confidential.
Is the solicitation of prostitution a crime in Las Vegas?
Police sting operations We get many e-mails from people asking, "How common are Las Vegas police escort stings? Tourist arrests: Drug Charges Frequently, tourists get arrested while consuming illegal narcotics or possessing illegal drugs on the gaming floors of casinos.
Tourist arrests: Battery domestic violence Another common criminal charge in Las Vegas is battery domestic violence - physical and verbal abuse against a family member, spouse, dating partner, or housemate. If it happened to you, you need to hire an attorney to represent you.
Alcohol is plentiful and even freely available Restrictions on alcohol that are common in other cities do not exist in Las Vegas or are loosely enforced Outdoor pool parties and clubs during excessive heat waves However, DUI laws in Las Vegas are strictly enforced. If you miss a hearing date If you are an out-of-state visitor arrested in Las Vegas, you must take these charges very seriously. When foreigners get arrested If you are a foreign national and have an active warrant on your arrest in the U. When facing criminal charges If you are a Las Vegas visitor facing criminal charges, the right way to handle it is: a to hire a criminal defense attorney, b resolve the charges, and c seal your criminal record.
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