Drug Offences: Class A Drugs
Class A drugs are widely deemed to be some of the most harmful substances to the human body, and it’s for this reason that crimes associated with these drugs are the most serious of all drug offences. Class A drug offences include, but are by no means limited to, Possession, Possession with Intent to Supply, Importation / Exportation and Production of a Controlled Substance.
Class A drugs include, but are not restricted to:
- Crack Cocaine
- Ecstasy (MDMA)
- Magic Mushrooms
- Methamphetamine (Crystal Meth)
The penalty for possession is up to 7 years in prison and/or an unlimited fine. The penalty for supply and production is up to life imprisonment and/or an unlimited fine.
I’ve been accused of a class A drug offence, what should I do?
If you’ve been accused of a class A drug offence, it’s absolutely essential that you seek professional legal advice and counsel as soon as possible. These types of offences are taken very seriously by the Courts, so it’s vital to find legal representation, even if you believe you are innocent.
Here at DPP Law, our experienced team of drug solicitors have decades of experience in handling cases involving class A substances.Contact us today for advice on your next steps.