Nevada Revised Statutes Section 179D.160 - Procedure in Criminal Cases


1. Except as otherwise provided by specific statute, a record of registration may be inspected only by a law enforcement officer in the regular course of his duties or by the offender named in the record of registration.

2. As used in this section, “law enforcement officer” includes, but is not limited to:

(a) A prosecuting attorney or an attorney from the Office of the Attorney General;

(b) A sheriff of a county or his deputy;

(c) An officer of a metropolitan police department or a police department of an incorporated city;

(d) An officer of the Division;

(e) An officer of the Department of Corrections;

(f) An officer of a law enforcement agency from another jurisdiction; or

(g) 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