Fort Worth Juvenile Drug Crimes Attorney
Juvenile Drug Charges in Tarrant County
Minors arrested with less that 20 grams of weed can be charged with a 1st degree misdemeanor with up to 1 year in jail & up to $1k in fines, more than 20 grams is a 3rd degree felony with up 5 years & up to $5k, and manufacturing is a 2nd degree felony carrying up to 15 years & $10k.
We handle all juvenile drug crimes in Texas, including:
- Marijuana possession, distribution or delivery
- Prescription drug crimes
- K2 (synthetic marijuana) crimes
- Hash oil or concentrated THC crimes
- Possession, manufacturing, distribution or delivery of heroin
Penalty enhancements do exist if drugs are found on a minor within 1k feet of a school.
At Goza & Carreras, Attorneys at Law, PC, we fight for the best possible outcome for our clients. In cases of juvenile drug charges, the best outcome includes protecting your child’s present and future. Our Texas juvenile defense lawyers have 35-plus years of combined criminal defense experience. We know just how serious criminal law violations can be for juveniles and for the adults they will become.
Drug Offenses, Addiction and Culture in Texas
Even if you take your child’s case seriously, he or she may not. Juvenile offenders rarely appreciate the gravity of the situation. Children may not believe in drug addiction. They might think it happens to others, but not to them. The drug culture may be attractive to them because they don’t understand where it leads, or they don’t care.
Our attorneys have the experience to help your child in and out of the courtroom. We work to help kids accused of juvenile drug crimes appreciate just how much trouble they are facing. Few things can match the power of drugs to destroy a child’s future. A conviction for a juvenile drug offense can be too much to overcome, even if the child does manage to turn things around and avoid further run-ins with the law. A strong defense is vital in cases involving drug offenses. If your child has been arrested or charged with a drug crime, you need help right away.
Call us at (817) 402-2188 or contact our criminal defense team online to request your free consultation. We can discuss your child’s options and find a way to work together to get the best possible outcome