Burglary in Nevada
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Burglary is a serious
criminal offense which involves the unlawful entering of someone else’s property
with the intent to commit larceny,
assault, a felony, or obtain money by false pretenses. If you are being accused
of a burglary, a conviction can result in years of imprisonment and a
felony on your criminal record.
In order to protect your rights, reputation, and freedom, our Las Vegas
criminal defense lawyers at
Oronoz, Ericsson & Gaffney LLC are committed to helping you either get your charges reduced, or your
case dismissed entirely. With decades of experience, we understand what
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In Nevada, a person convicted of burglary is guilty of a category B felony,
which is punishable by a prison sentence between one year and 10 years,
as well as a fine of up to $10,000. If a gun or other
deadly weapon was used, however, then the prison sentence increases to a term of two
to 15 years.
Possession of burglary tools is considered a gross misdemeanor, punishable
by a maximum jail sentence of one year and a fine of up to $2,000.
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these charges without experienced and skilled legal counsel.
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