Heroin Possession Defense Lawyers in Elmwood Park NJ
Bergen County as a whole over the last couple years has seen a dramatic increase in the number of heroin based arrest. That includes the simple possession of heroin, possession of heroin with the intent to distribute and actual distribution of heroin as well. The team of Elmwood Park, New Jersey heroin possession defense lawyers on staff at the Law Offices of Marshall, Bonus, Proetta & Oliver has been representing Defendant’s charged with these types of offenses for over fifteen years. We fully understand what a felony conviction for heroin possession can do to your future. For more information on the offense of possessing heroin, please checkout our Elmwood Park, New Jersey heroin practice series by clicking the link. Also, if you would like to discuss your options with any one of the eight Bergen County heroin possession defense lawyers on staff at the Law Offices of Marshall, Bonus, Proetta & Oliver, please contact our Hackensack office at 1-800-682-4037. Now here is a recent article about two individuals who has been charged possessing heroin in Elmwood Park yesterday.
Tipster Lead to the Arrest of Two in Elmwood Park for Possessing Heroin
An anonymous tipster helped the Elmwood Park police arrest and charge two twenty-five year old Bergen County residents with various drug offenses. From the initial reports, it appears that the Elmwood Park, New Jersey police stopped the Defendant’s vehicle based on the tip and when they approached the vehicle they quickly determined that the Defendant’s were under the influence of some type of narcotic. A further inquiry revealed ten (10) bags of heroin, five (5) bags of crack cocaine and two (2) crack pipes. The Defendant’s were both charged with one count of possession of heroin in the third degree, one count of possession of crack cocaine in the third degree and one count of possession of drug paraphernalia in the fourth degree.
If convicted of all charges, the Defendant’s could be facing up to a decade behind bars. If you or someone you know has been charged with possessing heroin in Elmwood Park or elsewhere in Bergen County, the Law Offices of Marshall, Bonus, Proetta & Oliver can help. We have over 100 years of combined experience on staff, including over twenty-five years of prior prosecuting experience. If you would like to set up a free initial consultation please contact our Hackensack office directly at 1-800-682-4037. Our attorneys are available 24/7 to answer any questions you might have.