In many cases when a person is accused of drug possession, they are also accused of the possession of paraphernalia. However, the possession of drug paraphernalia can also be charged on its own, if you are thought to be in possession of suspicious items. It is imperative that you seek representation from a Weston criminal defense attorney if you have been accused of possessing drug paraphernalia. At the Law Office of Kevin F. Moot, we are dedicated to providing aggressive, attentive device to our clients who have been accused of drug crimes.
Although it may not seem very serious initially, being arrested for possession of paraphernalia is not taken lightly in the eyes of the law and you can be charged with a first degree misdemeanor. While smoking apparatuses and needles are most commonly associated with charges of drug paraphernalia, law enforcement may charge individuals with possession of paraphernalia for possessing any item that could be used with drugs in any way.
Possession of paraphernalia is a serious drug crime and carries the potential of a 12 month jail sentence. If you have been accused of this crime, it is vital that you hire a Weston drug crime attorney who is well versed in 4th amendment law. You can count on Attorney Kevin F. Moot to pay great attention to detail, studying the facts surrounding all interactions with law enforcement and taking advantage of the latest developments in the law.