Drug Offences: Class B Drugs
Class B drugs are considered to be dangerous to the human body, but not quite as harmful as class A substances. Types of class B drug offences include Possession, Possession with Intent to Supply, Importation / Exportation and Production of a Controlled Substance.
Class B drugs include:
- Methylphenidate (Ritalin)
- Synthetic Cathanones (eg Mephedrone, Methoxetamine)
The penalty for possession is up to 5 years in prison and/or an unlimited fine. The penalty for supply and production is up to life in prison and/or an unlimited fine.
I’ve been accused of a class B drug offence, what should I do?
Being accused of a class B drug offence will most likely be a distressing time for you and those close to you, but it’s vital to keep a level head and seek professional legal advice. Here at DPP Law, our dedicated team of drug solicitors are on hand to fight your corner, contact us today for a confidential discussion about your next steps.