Being charged with a drug crime in Nevada is a serious matter. Drug possession crimes may be charged as a felony or misdemeanor charge, depending on the type of substance in your possession and the amount you have. Penalties for drug crimes can include jail time, taking classes, attending drug treatment and paying heavy fines. In addition to consequences for being charged with a drug crime, criminal drug possession charges can affect the custody of your children, your ability to drive, your ability to obtain or hold a professional license as well as other aspects of your life. If you are charged with a drug crime, here are five things you should know.
If you or someone you know has been charged with a drug crime, whether it is possession of drugs, drug paraphernalia, or being under the influence, we can help. As a former prosecutor and now experienced drug crime defense attorney, we can provide you with the legal guidance and representation you need to produce the best outcome for your case. Call us today at (702) 433-2889 or fill out our on-line form for a consultation.