Las Vegas Police Brutality Lawyer
Shook & Stone - Las Vegas Civil Rights & Police Brutality Attorneys
Police Brutality Lawyers in Las Vegas
Shook & Stone are aggressive civil rights attorneys located in Nevada. If you or a loved one has been the victim of police brutality, we can help. We have years of experience fighting for the rights of victims and will do everything in our power to get you the justice you deserve. Don’t hesitate to contact us today at (702) 570-0000 for a free consultation.
Police Brutality in Nevada
Statistically, Nevada ranks among the top states in the nation for the number of police brutality complaints. Officers often get away with using excessive force, even when it results in serious injury or death.
Las Vegas Police Brutality
In Las Vegas there are approximately 1,500 cases of alleged police brutality every year . This number is especially staggering when you consider that Las Vegas only has a population of around 600,000 people.
Many of these incidents occur in the tourist district, where officers are quick to resort to force in order to maintain control. Tourists often don’t know their rights and are afraid to speak up, making them easy targets for abuse.
What to do if you are the victim of police brutality
If you are the victim of police brutality, there are a few steps you can take to protect yourself: