Charged with Drug Trafficking? Let Experienced Attorneys Represent You
Serving all of Rhode Island with Offices in Warren and Providense
Drug trafficking includes the cultivation, manufacture, distribution and sale of illegal drugs including marijuana, methamphetamine, MDMA (ecstasy), LSD, cocaine, heroin and other controlled substances. Drug trafficking in Rhode Island is considered both a state and federal crime, which may warrant a probe by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA).
If you are under investigation for or have been charged with a drug trafficking crime in Rhode Island, our Rhode Island criminal defense attorneys will conduct their own thorough investigation into your case and analyze the evidence gathered by law enforcement. At our knowledgeable firm, we can provide you with the relentless and customized legal defense necessary to obtain the best possible outcome.
Penalties for Drug Trafficking
Penalties for a drug trafficking offense largely depend on the type of drug and quantity of drugs seized by law enforcement. Drug trafficking penalties include mandatory minimum prison sentences of five to ten years. Additional factors that may enhance the punishment include the involvement of minors, the involvement of weapons, and the defendant’s previous criminal convictions.
Successful, Experienced and Reliable Legal Services
Drug trafficking is often linked to multiple charges, including possession of a controlled substance and possession of drug paraphernalia. Not only are you facing severe penalties, but a drug charge on your criminal record will hinder your ability to obtain employment.
Our Providence drug attorneys possess the extensive knowledge of the state and federal laws and court proceedings needed to protect your rights, reputation and freedom.
Contact our trusted attorneys to schedule your free and confidential consultation today.