Drug Charges

Whether you're charged with drug trafficking or simple possession of a controlled substance, I can help you fight the charges and, if necessary, secure an effective drug treatment program.
 
Common Riverside County drug charges include:  

  1. Possession of a Controlled Substance (Health & Safety Code § 11350); 
  2. Possession of Narcotics for Sale (Health & Safety Code § 11351); 
  3. Sale or Transportation of a Controlled Substance (Health & Safety Code § 11352); 
  4. Possession of Drug Paraphernalia (Health & Safety Code § 11364); and 
  5. Under the Influence of a Controlled Substance (Health & Safety Code § 11550).

There are many defenses available to someone charges with a drug crime in Riverside County.  Most importantly, an experienced Riverside County criminal defense attorney will look at your case to ensure that the police did not violate your Fourth Amendment rights under the United States Constitution during the incident.  Additionally, an experienced Riverside County criminal defense attorney can determine if any entrapment occurred, whether the police relied on an unreliable snitch in obtaining a search warrant or searching a vehicle, and whether a search warrant is lawful.  

If you have been charged with a drug crime in Temecula, Murrieta, Wildomar, Menifee, Lake Elsinore, Hemet, Banning, Corona or Riverside, you need the assistance of an experienced criminal defense attorney. Call me or use the contact form below for a free case evaluation.