On Wednesday, June 16, 2021, the North Las Vegas Township Justice Court issued Administrative Order 2021-04 regarding temporary safety measures related to the COVID-19 pandemic. According to the order, judges are encouraged to manage courtrooms to allow comfortable space between individuals.
All members of the general public, regardless of vaccination status, must wear a face covering at all times while in the court facility, including courtrooms, security screening areas, the lobby, and other designated areas. Only attorneys, defendants, and witnesses will be allowed to attend in-person proceedings.
The court has resumed scheduling criminal and civil jury trials. Traffic trials will also be held in person, although defendants are encouraged to pay citation fines remotely. Attorneys and defendants are encouraged to check the court’s website for pending matters.
For more information, see Administrative Order 2021-04.