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For the escaped convicts outside the Bison Steve Hotel, see escaped convict.

The convicts are escaped prisoners who have overrun and occupied the town of Primm in 2281.


The convicts are escaped prisoners from the NCR Correctional Facility. Instead of remaining with the Powder Gangers, they decided to travel south and raid the town of Primm.

In Primm, the convicts have taken their base of operations in the Bison Steve Hotel, where they are keeping the town's deputy prisoner. Their leader is also found in the same building.

Interactions with the player characterEdit

Interactions overviewEdit

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This character is involved in quests.

My Kind of Town


Effects of player's actionsEdit

If the Courier has completed My Kind of Town quest, the convicts inside Bison Steve Hotel will be dead.

Other interactionsEdit

A pair of convicts can be found south of Primm, patrolling towards the Nevada Highway Patrol station. Oddly, they will not attack the player character on sight, but will instead warn them to back off unless the player character gets too close.



  • The two convicts patrolling near the Nevada Highway Patrol station may end up fighting the Jackal raiders, who are waiting behind the building to ambush. Without intervention from The Player, the Jackals will usually kill the two criminals and hunt down the player next.
  • The convicts found in Primm are known for using dynamite in many instances. Killing them may be harder for lower-leveled players, as dynamite can be heavily damaging without proper prevention.
  • The convicts no longer belong to the Powder Gangers, therefore having neutral or good relations with the latter does not prevent the convicts from being hostile to the player. Killing the convicts has no effect on Powder Ganger reputation.


Convicts only appear in Fallout: New Vegas.

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