Drug Crimes: Standing Up For The Accused
If you have been charged with a drug crime in California, the criminal defense lawyers at Rice & Rice are here to provide you with the compassionate guidance and strong representation you need. We understand that drug crime arrests can arise from false accusations and bad information. In some cases, defendants have medical problems they cannot control. Whatever your circumstances, we understand and are here to help.
We are prepared to handle any drug crime case for clients in Riverside and throughout surrounding California communities. We can defend you against charges such as:
- Drug possession, including possession of controlled substances such as marijuana, cocaine, heroin and methamphetamine
- Drug distribution
- Sales and trafficking of illegal drugs
- Possession of drug paraphernalia
- Possession of drug precursors
We apply proven defense strategies to help our clients avoid the harsh consequences of drug crime convictions. Our attorneys will guide you through the legal process and fight tenaciously to help you achieve the best possible outcome.
Seeking Relief For First-Time Drug Offenders
If you are a first-time offender, you may be eligible for diversion programs such as PC1000 and PC1210. Our law firm is a strong supporter of alternative sentencing and drug and alcohol diversion programs. Attorney Debra J. Rice is a registered nurse who understands the underlying medical aspects of addiction and mental health problems that lead to substance abuse. We will help you explore all of the options available to you, and work tenaciously to limit the impact this drug charge has on your life.
Start Building Your Defense Today
Whether you have been charged with a crime involving marijuana, cocaine, heroin, methamphetamine, prescription drugs or any controlled substance in California, we are here to protect your rights. To schedule your free initial consultation, pleasecontact us today online or by telephone at 951-683-2297.