Los Angeles Drug Trafficking Lawyer
Criminal Defense Attorney for State or Federal Trafficking Charges
Drug trafficking is generally referred to as the manufacturing, transporting and distributing of large quantities of drugs. It can often involve more than one person. Drug trafficking charges are wide and varied depending on the scope of the trafficking. Additionally, if the drug trafficking was directed towards minors, then prosecutors will seek enhancements to the charges. State and federal governments have adopted strict laws and severe penalties regarding the trafficking of drugs, including the use of California's "Three Strikes Law". Penalties can approach seven figures and decades in prison for severe cases. A Los Angeles criminal lawyer that knows how to successfully approach and handle these types of cases should be called upon when an arrest is made for drug trafficking.
Because of the severity of the sentences, evidence and all circumstances and conditions regarding your arrest will be thoroughly examined by an accomplished criminal defense attorney with Cron, Israels & Stark. Drug trafficking cases can be quite involved and with the current scene of drugs coming in from Mexico, prosecutors are aggressively pursuing convictions.
Fighting Drug Trafficking Offenses in Los Angeles
A drug trafficking conviction can have an extremely adverse effect on a person's current and future life in many regards. Both state and federal prosecutors have their eye on a conviction of the most severe charges possible and not on your rights. Our skilled and able negotiators will work diligently with prosecutors regarding any circumstances or conditions that could result in charges being dropped or reduced. If necessary, our firm has skilled litigators that can take your case to court and present a strong defense on your behalf. If you have been arrested for drug trafficking, take fast action with a skilled and resourceful Los Angeles criminal defense attorney; contact Cron, Israels & Stark immediately.
Related Drug Trafficking Crime Stories in the News:
U.S. Department of Justice - "Major Methamphetamine Dealer Sentenced to 17 Years in Federal Prison"
in Sacramento. California a man was sentenced to federal prison for methamphetamine and cocaine trafficking. The case was part of an Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force that attacks major drug trafficking and money laundering organizations.