Drug Sales Charges End in Hung Jury and Ultimate Dismissal

July 30, 2020 1:38 pm Published by
I had a client who was charged with selling drugs.  She was involved with another co-defendant allegedly in selling the drugs.  She was arrested and she pretty much was adamant that she did not sell drugs to anybody.  She was not involved in selling drugs. She did possess drugs; but she wasn’t selling them.  So, the prosecutors would not move off of trying to send her into custody and try… Continure reading

Drug Cases In The San Fernando Valley: Detectives in the Narcotics Unit

October 17, 2018 9:44 am Published by
I’ve handled a lot of cases involving the detectives in the San Fernando Valley who are involved with narcotics arrests. There’s a special unit that handles narcotics in the San Fernando Valley and they make a lot of arrests. What these guys are doing is arresting people and then they try to get those people to give them information about other drug activities. Detectives Seeking Information from Arrested Suspects That’s… Continure reading

California’s Possession of a Controlled Substance with a Firearm Law

March 14, 2018 6:11 am Published by
Health and Safety Code Section 11370.1 – Possession of a Firearm Related to a Controlled Substance of Narcotics Case If someone has narcotics and they’re selling them or for some other purpose, and they also have a firearm, this is an added enhancement that the prosecutors can file against the person and obviously, this would bring a prison sentence and serious ramifications. In criminal law, especially in California and San… Continure reading

Naked Man Arrested For Alleged Indecent Exposure, DUI, and Possession of Meth

January 30, 2012 11:06 am Published by
A 34 year old wanted to feel his sense of freedom and by that he meant driving around naked waist down. Investigation revealed that Umar Khan from Glendale often drives around the city at night or early morning hours looking for a cul-de-sac or home driveway to park in and masturbate. Khan was also convicted of indecent exposure in 1998, Khan was arrested on Thursday January 26, 2012 for suspicion… Continure reading

Rapper T.I. Arrested on Drug Possession Charges

September 29, 2010 11:28 am Published by
Rapper T.I. and his wife Tameka “Tiny” Cottle were arrested this month in Los Angeles for alleged possession of a controlled substance. According to the arrest report from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s department, during the course of a traffic stop in West Hollywood, involving Tip, 29, and Cottle, 36, “deputies smelled a strong odor of Marijuana emitting from the vehicle.”Following a narcotics investigation, both the rapper and his wife,… Continure reading