Criminal Defense Attorney
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The Litwak Law Group can help defend you against any sort of drug crime, whether that be simple possession, distribution, or trafficking. If you are facing this sort of criminal charge then you should trust an experienced criminal defense attorney like Jack Litwak. Contact us as soon as charges are presented against you or a loved one, that way we can begin forming your defense in an expedient and aggressive manner. We can investigate all legal strategies to make sure your rights are not being trampled. The Litwak Law Group is here to defend you and maximize your chances at the best outcome possible. If you are located anywhere in Yavapai County, including Prescott, Sedona, Cottonwood, or anywhere else we can help defend you.
Drug Offenses in Yavapai County, Arizona
Arizona Laws are very detailed when it comes to which drugs are considered illicit substances in the state, including Yavapai County. Arizona has some of the nation’s harshest penalties and restrictions when it comes to simple possession. Here is a quick breakdown of some of the banned substances and their potential sentences for possession:
- Cocaine: If arrested with under 9 grams of cocaine or 750 mg of cocaine base then this can be prosecuted as a possession charge. For a first-time offense, this could mean up to a year imprisonment and over $2,000 in fines. If you have a criminal record then the penalties can be much harsher.
- Methamphetamine: If a person is arrested with under 9 grams of Methamphetamine, another amphetamine, or a precursor, then they could be facing 1 to almost 4 years imprisonment.
- Heroin: A person can be charged with possession if they are arrested with up to 1 gram of heroin, if you are arrested with more then the charges could be possession with intent to sell or worse charges like distribution.
The Litwak Law Group has years of experience defending clients facing serious charges like drug trafficking. Trafficking laws in Arizona include sale, manufacturing, distribution, and possession with intent to sell. Being charged with selling, transporting, or distributing any number of substances including cocaine, methamphetamine, heroin, MDMA, LSD, Fentanyl and more is going to be prosecuted to the fullest extent and the government will want to sentence you severely. The number one thing you need to do if you are charged with this offense in Yavapai County is to speak to a qualified criminal defense attorney like Jack Litwak. Your liberties and constitutional rights are at stake and you must defend them to guarantee yourself fair due process.