Narcotics and Drugs
Narcotics & Drugs
Newport Beach Drug Crimes Lawyer
According to statistics, one-third of all criminal arrests are related to drug offenses. This is a staggering number, especially considering some of those arrests are made without sufficient evidence. For this reason,it is crucial that you have a seasoned and proven legal advocate on your side.
Some of the leading offenses include possession or sell of the following:
Due to the war on drugs that California and so many other states have engaged in, many individuals are falsely accused, arrested, or charged with drugs crimes. Unfortunately, many of these people find themselves in jail or prison due to poor legal defense. Do not let this happen to you! Call our Newport Beach drug crimes attorney today if you are in need of seasoned and proven legal counsel.
Most Common Type of Drug Crimes
Prosecutors and police are constantly looking for ways to increase their number of drug-related arrests and convictions. While they see this as a positive goal, we know that many of those caught up in their ambitions are not guilty of any crime. Regardless of the lack of evidence, prosecutors
will often seek the harshest punishment possible, without considering the defendant’s side of the story.
If you have been accused of the following, make sure you call on us:
- Drug Possession
- Manufacturing and sales
- Distribution or intent to distribute
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
- Drug trafficking
California has also legalized marijuana for medicinal purposes, making drug charges even more complicated. You may have been fully within your rights to be in possession of marijuana, especially if you have medical proof.
We may be able to argue your case to secure reduced charges, which may include a substance abuse or diversion program, rather than jail or probation time. In other cases, we may be able to prove that evidence was obtained unlawfully or is inadmissible in court, successfully eliminating the prosecution’s case against. Whatever the situation, you can call on us for any narcotic or drug case.
Contact our law firm today if you have questions about your drug charges and the penalties you may be facing.