Nevada Revised Statutes Section 169.095 - Procedure in Criminal Cases

“Magistrate” defined. “Magistrate” means an officer having power to issue a warrant for the arrest of a person charged with a public offense and includes:

1. Justices of the Supreme Court;

2. Judges of the district courts;

3. Justices of the peace;

4. Municipal judges; and

5. Others upon whom are conferred by law the powers of a justice of the peace in criminal cases.

Last modified: February 25, 2006