It is a fallacy to believe that "anything goes" in Vegas. Those who live in Las Vegas know that criminal offenses are taken very seriously. Ever since the "War on Drugs," law enforcement has taken active steps to ensure that drug crimes are justly prosecuted.
Have you been arrested for a drug crime, such as possession or intent to sell? At Turco & Draskovich, our Las Vegas criminal defense lawyers are skilled at investigating and defending clients against drug crimes of all types. We understand the complexities involved in drug crime cases, as well as the way that law enforcement officials and prosecutors go about gathering evidence and building cases. Whether we are questioning witnesses or delving into the details of your arrest, you can trust that we work hard to build effective defense strategies.
Contact us today at (702) 381-6590 to speak to a lawyer who is dedicated to your case.
The exact consequences you could be facing depend heavily on the circumstances of the alleged incident. For example, if you have been charged with trafficking large amounts of cocaine, the penalties would be much more serious than a simple possession of a small bag of marijuana. It is important to hire a drug crime attorney who will take proper measures to defend your rights and your future when you have been arrested.
If you have been charged with any type of drug crime, you do have defense options available to you. Depending on the specifics of your case, your defense strategy will be unique. If charged with possession of drugs, whether for personal use or with intent to sell the product, there are several common defenses to fight your charge. These include:
Regardless of your situation, our firm can help you find the defense that works best for you. We have the experience and the tools you need to effectively handle your case.
By putting our intelligence and experience to good use, we are often able to find weaknesses in the prosecution's case, leading to your charges being dismissed or reduced. In many drug crime cases, we are able to recommend drug rehabilitation as a reasonable punishment instead of prison time.
After you have been arrested for a drug offense, the best thing you can do for yourself is to hire a Las Vegas criminal defense attorney to defend you. The more experience and resources a firm has, the better your chances are of staying out of jail or prison. If you would like to increase your chances of avoiding the consequences of a conviction, reach out to our firm today.
Contact us at (702) 381-6590 to set up an appointment for a free case evaluation.