There’s no such thing as a minor drug charge. If you were arrested for a drug crime, it is crucial that you contact a criminal defense lawyer right away to learn your rights.
Attorney Todd A. Kawecki can assess your situation in a free case review. His experience as a former prosecutor make him uniquely capable of building effective defenses against these charges. Call 772-238-6091 to schedule a consultation.
Types Of Drug Charges In Port St. Lucie
There are many kinds of drug charges a person can face in Florida, and a number of factors that could aggravate those charges. Because each case is different, the only way to get an accurate understanding of your specific circumstances is to speak with a drug crime attorney.
Drug offenses in Florida include but are not limited to:
- Possession or Sale of Marijuana
- Possession of Drug Paraphernalia
- Possession or Sale of Oxycodone
- Possession or Sale of Hydrocodone
- Possession or Sale of Cocaine
- Possession or Sale of Heroin
- Possession or Sale of Alprazolam
- Possession or Sale of Ecstasy
- Possession or Sale of Methamphetamine
The penalties for a drug crime conviction in St. Lucie County are wide ranging and can include large fines and even mandatory prison time depending on the amount of drugs involved in the case or if the case involves the sale of narcotics.
In addition to these penalties, the law also states that if someone is adjudicated guilty of possessing certain narcotics illegally, that person can face a year-long driver’s license suspension. A driver’s license is the key to most people’s livelihood. Todd Kawecki can fight for you to keep your license.
Speak With A Drug Crime Lawyer Today
The legal team at Kawecki Law are passionate about developing personalized defense strategies for each and every case. Todd Kawecki will invest the time and resources needed to assess your case from all angles, compile evidence, and develop a strong defense given the circumstances. For a free case evaluation, call 772-238-6091.