Fighting Against Charges of Heroin Possession
Prosecutors in San Jose are likely to take an aggressive stance on charges of heroin possession in an attempt to crack down on heroin use in and around the area. Bearing that in mind, you should take every available precaution to protect yourself now and in the future. The first thing you will need to do is retain legal counsel from an experienced defense attorney.
Alternative Sentencing Available for Heroin Possession
Though our first priority will be to have our clients’ cases dismissed, there are a number of sentencing alternatives that we can explore should that approach not be feasible for any of our clients for whatever reason. That being said, the following represent some of the most common forms of alternative sentencing for the possession of heroin:
- A deferred judgment
- A full year of drug treatment under Proposition 36
- Referral to a drug court that is capable of assisting with rehabilitation
Whatever the particulars of your situation happen to be, our legal team can help you explore all of your legal options so that you can make an informed decision about how you want to proceed with your case.
Consult with a Heroin Possession Attorney in San Jose
If you have been arrested and charged with the possession of heroin, you need to consult with a San Jose heroin possession attorney at the [firm-name], immediately. To confidentially discuss the particulars of your charges with one of our defense attorneys, please call our San Jose offices at [phone-number] today.