2015 Nevada Revised Statutes
Chapter 199 - Crimes Against Public Justice
NRS 199.260 - Neglect or refusal to receive person into custody.

NV Rev Stat § 199.260 (2015) What's This?

Every officer who, in violation of any legal duty, shall willfully neglect or refuse to receive a person into his or her official custody or into a prison under his or her charge shall, in a case where no other punishment is specially provided by law, be guilty of a gross misdemeanor.

[1911 C&P § 95; RL § 6360; NCL § 10044]

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