Drugs in School Zone

If you were charged with any drug crime in a school zone, you face enhanced penalties. Whether the charge involves drug possession, sales, distribution or trafficking, if the incident took place in a school zone and you are convicted, you could receive a lengthy prison sentence.

Toms River Drug Crimes Attorney

To protect your rights and preserve your freedom during criminal proceedings related to a drug crime, you need a knowledgeable criminal defense attorney. Contact The Law Offices of David T. Schlendorf as soon as possible for a consultation. Remember, you have rights, including the right to a lawyer of your choice.

Drug crimes are serious matters that can result in prison sentences. According to the New Jersey drug-free school zone law, if an individual is charged with drug distribution or possession with the intent to distribute within 1,000 feet of an elementary or secondary school, he or she will be subject to enhanced penalties.

If you or a loved one has been arrested for, charged with, or is under investigation for a drug crimes in a school zone, seek legal counsel as soon as possible to protect your rights. Contact The Law Offices of David T. Schlendorf to arrange a consultation with a former prosecutor and attorney with more than two decades of experience in criminal law. Mr. Schlendorf serves clients throughout New Jersey, including people in communities such as New Brunswick, Long Branch, Marlboro and Toms River. He also handles federal cases nationwide.