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Nevada

From the Strip to Natural Wonders

A Message from the Governor

Governor Lombardo is focused on diversifying and revitalizing Nevada’s economy, restoring law and order in communities across the state, and bringing excellence, school choice, and accountability to Nevada’s education system.

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Joe Lombardo

About Nevada

Nevada, often known as the “Silver State,” is a state located in the western United States, celebrated for its desert landscapes, vibrant cities, and a reputation as a hub for entertainment and gaming. With its diverse attractions, Nevada offers a wide range of experiences for residents and visitors alike.

Nevada is home to Las Vegas, one of the world’s premier entertainment destinations. Known as the “Entertainment Capital of the World,” Las Vegas is famous for its vibrant nightlife, world-class shows, and iconic casinos along the Las Vegas Strip.

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Crimes Overview

Nevada’s crime rates vary compared to the national average. The state has a lower murder, rape, and assault rate but faces higher robbery and kidnapping rates. Burglary and motor vehicle theft rates are also higher. Nevada experiences significant concerns with vandalism, blackmail, and identity theft, all surpassing the national average. Drug offenses and weapon law violations are slightly higher in the state as well.

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Cities of Nevada

Boulder City

Carlin

Elko

Henderson

Mesquite

North Las Vegas

Reno

Sparks

Winnemucca

Metropolitan Counties

Carson City

Washoe

Churchill

Douglas

Elko

Humboldt

Lander

Lyon

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