Wilmington Prescription Drug Crimes Attorney

Widespread prescription drug addiction has brought with it a fast rise in the number of Delaware criminal cases related to these drugs. Local, state and federal authorities are cracking down on those who illegally use and deal in prescription drugs.

If you are accused of a crime involving prescription drugs, you do not have to deal with this on your own; you can get the help you need from Thomas A. Foley Attorney at Law. Mr. Foley has handled these cases from both sides — as a prosecutor and as a defense attorney — during his nearly 30-year career. He will work diligently to protect your rights and your freedom at every turn. Turn to him for the aggressive defense you need to combat zealous prosecutors eager to get convictions.

Prescription Drug Crimes

In Delaware, a prescription drug crime can be either a misdemeanor or a felony, depending on the facts of the case. It takes an experienced Wilmington prescription drugs crimes lawyer like Thomas Foley to help you avoid the most serious charges. Mr. Foley has experience handling all types of charges, including:

  • Prescription fraud
  • Doctor shopping
  • Stealing prescription pads
  • Selling prescription drugs on the street

Some of the most common painkillers and prescription drugs involved in criminal prosecutions are:

  • OxyContin
  • Oxycodone
  • Vicodin
  • Tylenol with codeine
  • Percocet
  • Percodan
  • Hydrocodone
  • Xanax

Many of these drugs are prevalent on the social scene, in clubs and at bars. They are also present on the University of Delaware campus. The penalties, even just for possession, include fines and loss of income and prison in felony cases. Mr. Foley's goal will be to have the case dismissed outright. If that is not realistic, he may be able to help you avoid conviction by utilizing the drug diversion program.

Charged With Illegal Possession Of Prescriptions In Delaware? A Newark Law Can Help.

If you are facing any type of criminal charges related to prescription drugs in Delaware, Thomas A. Foley Attorney at Law can help. To schedule a free consultation to discuss your options, please call 302-658-3077 or contact attorney Foley online.