Whether it is prescription medication or illegal narcotics, if police find an individual with them, it could result in criminal charges. The state of Texas takes drug crimes seriously, and understanding the charges a person may face could help in building a defense. It may be possible to defend against the charges if certain circumstances exist.
The state of Texas recently legalized the use of hemp, but not marijuana. Since then, the state has struggled to find a way to test for THC when it comes to charging people with drug crimes since hemp also contains a certain amount of THC. In response, the Texas Forensics Science Commission teamed up with the Drug Enforcement Agency in order to find some way to test for THC -- and they think they may have found it.
Trafficking in illegal drugs has been a serious problem in Texas and the rest of the country for many years. Texas's proximity to the Mexican border does make it an attractive base of operation for distribution of drugs that may be coming in from Mexico and other countries in Central and South America. An investigation spanning several years has recently culminated in multiple people being arrested and charged with drug crimes.
As 2018 comes to an end, the drug crisis continues to be an issue of concern in Texas and around the country. A recent investigation by the Fort Bend County Narcotics Task Force resulted in the seizure of a significant amount of cash and drugs. Two people were arrested and are facing charges for drug crimes in connection with the investigation.
The drug crisis continues unabated in Texas and around the country. A recent case in Fort Worth involved an alleged chain of events that reportedly included injuries as a result of an alleged shooting and carjacking. The string of events was started by a supposed drug deal that could lead to charges for drug crimes.
A bar manager has been charged with dealing drugs in Texas. The man accused of drug crimes is said to have been dealing cocaine, Ecstasy, Adderall and Xanax. His arrest took place on a recent Saturday.
Two individuals in Texas have been taken into custody on drug-related charges. Authorities say that their arrests for committing drug crimes occurred after they accidentally called police to their sport utility vehicle. The two parties, a man and a woman, were arrested on a recent Monday.
Two men in Texas have been taken into custody for reportedly committing drug-related crimes. The arrests related to drug crimes took place following a traffic stop along U.S. Highway 71. The two men facing charges are ages 24 and 25.
A man in Texas was recently taken into custody regarding accusations of committing a number of drug-related offenses. The arrest took place following a traffic stop along Interstate 30. The man accused of committing drug crimes is 45 years old.
While some people in Texas have wonderful neighbors, it is not unheard of for there to be conflict between people who live in close proximity. Unfortunately, in some cases an accusation made to police may be all it takes to raise suspicions, even if the accusation could have been made by an unhappy neighbor. However, seven people were recently arrested on allegations of drug crimes, among others, following raids.