Drug Paraphernalia

Drug Paraphernalia Charges Lawyer

In Orange County, California not only is it a crime to be in possession of illegal drugs, narcotics and controlled substances, but it is also against the law to possess any tools, devices or instruments used to smoke, take, ingest, inhale or inject those substances. Being caught with and arrested for possession of drug paraphernalia is a crime that will follow you around for years to come if convicted.

Drug Paraphernalia Charges Attorney Orange County

If you have been arrested in Orange County, CA for a drug paraphernalia charge please call Newport Beach Narcotics Crime Lawyer David E. Swanson at 949-477-3030. With many years experience defending those accused of drug crimes in southern California Mr. Swanson will fight to protect your rights, your reputation, your future and your freedom.

Types of Drug Paraphernalia

Many instruments, tools, household devices and everyday utensils can be considered drug paraphernalia in California. Common examples and the drugs they are used for are:

  • Bongs (marijuana/hashish)
  • Bic pens
  • Bowls (marijuana/hashish)
  • Pipes (marijuana/hashish)
  • Spoons (heroin/crack cocaine)
  • Syringes (heroin/cocaine)
  • Bags/Baggies (used to deliver narcotics)
  • Wrappers/Rolling Papers (marijuana/hash)
  • Scales (used to weigh drugs prior to sale)

Orange County, California Drug Paraphernalia Laws

Being caught with drug paraphernalia or being in possession of drug paraphernalia with intent to use is a misdemeanor in the state of California. If you make, manufacture, sell and deliver drug paraphernalia in Orange County you can be convicted of a felony. If you sell or deliver drug paraphernalia to a minor in California you can be convicted of a felony as well. Being arrested for being in possession of drug paraphernalia is very serious and retaining a Newport Beach, CA Drug Paraphernalia Defense Attorney is absolutely in your best interest.

Contact An Irvine Drug Crime Defense Lawyer

Being arrested for a drug crime in California can bring with it severe legal, administrative and financial consequences if convicted. The ramifications of a drug crime conviction are not easy to escape even years after the conviction. Your employability can be impacted, you may have trouble finding housing, your ability to continue your education through student loans may be hindered. Let an experienced Irvine, CA Drug Crime Attorney fight for your rights. Call Newport Beach Drug Charge Lawyer David E. Swanson at 949-477-3030. You can also email Mr. Swanson.

The Law Office of David E. Swanson handles all types of drug crime offenses, including drug paraphernalia charges) throughout Orange County, California. This includes Fullerton, Anaheim, Anaheim Hills, Irvine, Santa Ana, Huntington Beach, Seal Beach, Bolsa Chica, Newport Beach, Corona Del Mar, Laguna Beach, Costa Mesa, Orange, Laguna Niguel, Mission Viejo, and San Clemente..