Need Help with Your Drug Paraphernalia Charges?
Drug paraphernalia is defined as any tools, devices, or instruments that may be employed to ingest, inject, inhale, or take illegal drugs, narcotics, or any other controlled substances such as prescription medication. It is considered a criminal offence in the Province of Saskatchewan to be in possession of both these illegal substances and illegal paraphernalia.
A possession of drug paraphernalia conviction can have life-long effects. The drug possession lawyers at Yarshenko & Heidinger are on your side and will be there every step of the way to defend you. Call us now so we can help you – 1-306-988-2050.
Types of Drug Paraphernalia
To police officers in Saskatchewan, there are numerous common items that could be seen as drug paraphernalia. Paraphernalia can be utensils, instruments and many other things you can find in your home, such as:
- Syringes: heroin, anabolic steroids, performance enhancing drugs
- Plastic bags or baggies: used to transport and deliver specific amounts of narcotics
- Bongs: marijuana, hashish
- Pipes: marijuana, hashish
- Light bulbs: crystal methamphetamine (crystal meth)
- Wrapping or rolling papers: used to roll drugs into cigarette form
- Scales: used to weigh drugs for sale or distribution
- Bowls: marijuana, hashish
- Spoons: heroin, crack cocaine, etc.
Drug Possession Laws and the Consequences of Drug Possession in Saskatchewan
Drug possession laws that Saskatoon is subject to have a wide scope and encompass the drug paraphernalia laws. If you have been arrested for drug paraphernalia with the aim to consume drugs, you will be charged with an offense, if you have been arrested for manufacturing, constructing, selling, or delivering drug paraphernalia, you could face a charge.
The consequences of a drug possession criminal conviction could be fines or fees, court-ordered treatment programs, or possibly, a prison sentence. If you’ve been arrested and charged with possession of illegal drugs of if you’re facing possession of drug paraphernalia charges in Saskatoon, your best bet is to contact the skilled, professional drug possession lawyers with Yarshenko & Heidinger.
Call Our Trusted Team of Drug Lawyers Now and Defend Your Rights And Future
There are many types of drug crime we can help with, from drug possession, to possession of drug paraphernalia, to drug trafficking, to forged prescriptions, our team will be there. Don’t let the harsh penalties of these crimes ruin your future, let our team of professional drug lawyers help you today. Call Yarshenko & Heidinger at 1-306-988-2050.