Lake's Crossing Center (LCC) provides forensic mental health services in a maximum security facility. Mentally disordered offenders are referred by the court system for evaluation of their competency to stand trial and/or treated to restore competency. LCC also provides treatment for for individuals adjudicated Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity (NGRI) and those determined to be incompetent to stand trial but requiring a maximum security setting due to dangerousness. LCC provides pre-commitment evaluations on an outpatient basis for Nevada's rural counties and Washoe County. Located on the Northern Nevada Adult Mental Health Campus in Sparks, LCC is Nevada's only facility for this purpose and serves people from throughout the state.
Urgent Services Provided
To provide a maximum security facility for the inpatient treatment of the mentally disordered offender and when appropriate to provide outpatient evaluations of competency.