Nevada Revised Statutes Section 179B.070 - Procedure in Criminal Cases

“Law enforcement officer” defined. “Law enforcement officer” includes, but is not limited to:

1. A prosecuting attorney or an attorney from the Office of the Attorney General;

2. A sheriff of a county or his deputy;

3. An officer of a metropolitan police department or a police department of an incorporated city;

4. An officer of the Division;

5. An officer of the Department of Corrections;

6. An officer of a law enforcement agency from another jurisdiction; or

7. Any other person upon whom some or all of the powers of a peace officer are conferred pursuant to NRS 289.150 to 289.360, inclusive, if the person is seeking information as part of a criminal investigation.

Last modified: February 25, 2006