Mission Statement

The Nevada Advisory Council for Prosecuting Attorneys is a state agency with a broad statutory mandate under NRS 241A.070. The mission of the Advisory Council is:

  • To provide leadership on legal and public policy issues related to the duties of prosecutors;
  • To enhance communication and cooperation among prosecutors and the judiciary, law enforcement, state and local government, the bar, and other public and private organizations concerned with the administration of justice;
  • To provide training, education, resources and support to prosecutors and their support staff, law enforcement, government agencies, and the citizens of the State of Nevada; and 
  • To foster professionalism and competency among the offices of prosecutors in the State of Nevada by providing a forum for communication and cooperation.

The members of the Advisory Council are dedicated to the accomplishment of this Mission by developing consensus on legal and public policy issues of statewide significance to prosecutors. The Mission will be implemented competently and professionally while adhering to the highest ethical standards of the legal profession.