The Drug Defense Attorney of Villani & DeLuca, P.C. Have Been Helping Clients Facing Drug Charges for Over 20 Years
Being charged with a drug offenses in Ocean County will require an experienced criminal lawyer. Penalties for offenses in Seaside Heights, Beach Haven or Lakewood for drug paraphernalia or prescription drug possession can be harsh, constituting fines, community service, parole and potential jail time.Depending on the circumstance surround your drug arrest you could be facing either a disorderly persons office or an indictable crime of the second, third or fourth degree. You can also face criminal charges for both prescription medication and illicit drugs which could include pot, heroin, cocaine, MDMA, or a sleuth of other street drugs. The penalties of the defense will also depend on the schedule of the drug (schedule I, II, III, or IV), and the amount in your unlawful possession. For example marijuana is a schedule I controlled dangerous substance and possession of a Xanax would be a schedule IV. Charges may be elevated from a simple possession charge to drug distribution depending on the quantity, number, or weight of the drug involved.
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If you are facing serious charges for drug possession, drug paraphernalia possession, drug distribution or prescription drug possession in Ocean County or Monmouth County, reach out to the experienced drug crime lawyer of Villani & DeLuca, P.C. We have been defending clients from across the state for over 20 years. Call the drug offense attorneys of Villani & DeLuca, P.C. today at (732) 800-7740.