Criminal charges in Nevada are weighed by the severity of the crime and categorized as either a misdemeanor or felony. Felony categorization can vary from state to state. So, something that may be considered a felony in Nevada may not be considered a felony in another state. Some of the most common crimes that carry felony charges in Lyon County are:
- Felony DUI
- Felony Drug Possession
Other felonies can include:
Felony charges in Nevada carry the higher penalty of the two which can include leading to a sentence of death. Not all states exercise the death penalty however, Nevada does. If you are facing a major felony charge in Lyon County, contact Aaron Mouritsen today.