Thousands of Georgia residents find themselves facing the potential of jail time or prison for drug-related offenses. The penalty depends on the severity of the charge and the severity depends on the amount and type of drug found in the individual’s possession.
A drug charge in Georgia include, but is not limited to, possession of controlled substance, possession of a prescription drug not prescribed to you, possession with intent to sell, possession of drug related objects, possession with intent to sell, drug trafficking, drug cultivation/manufacturing, etc.
Penalties for drug offenses can range anywhere from 1 year in jail for misdemeanor possession charges to 30 years in prison for more serious charges. If you have been charged with a drug related crime, you should contact our office immediately! We have 10 years of experience in Cobb, Cherokee, Fulton, DeKalb, Paulding, Bartow, Floyd, Clayton, Douglas, Newton, Forsyth, Gwinnett, Polk, Carroll and Henry county dealing with drug-related cases.