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Delaware Drug Paraphernalia Defense Lawyer

In Sussex County, Delaware it is a crime to be in possession of illegal drugs, narcotics, and controlled substances, It is also against Delaware law to possess any tools, devices or instruments used to take, ingest, inhale or inject those substances. A drug arrest is a crime that has the capacity to haunt you for years to come if convicted.

If you have been arrested in Sussex County for a drug paraphernalia charge please call Delaware Narcotics Crime Lawyers at the Law Offices of Murray, Phillips & Gay at 302-855-9300. You may also email us here.

With many years experience defending those accused of drug crimes in Delaware, we will fight to protect your rights, your reputation, your future, and your freedom. We specialize in defending Delaware residents as well as out of state residents and tourists.

Types Of Drug Paraphernalia

Many instruments, tools, household devices and everyday utensils can be considered drug paraphernalia. Even something as common as a soda can, or a piece of aluminum foil can be considered paraphernalia depending on the circumstances. Examples of paraphernalia and the drugs they are used for:

  • Bongs (marijuana/hashish)
  • Bowls (marijuana/hashish)
  • Pipes (marijuana/hashish/crack cocaine)
  • Spoons (heroin/crack cocaine)
  • Light Bulbs (crystal methamphetamine)
  • Syringes (heroin)
  • Baffles
  • Wrapping/Rolling Papers (used to roll drugs into cigarette form)
  • Plastic Bags/Baggies (used to transport and deliver specific amounts of narcotics)
  • Scales (used to weigh drugs for sale/distribution)

Drug Paraphernalia Laws In Delaware

Being caught with drug paraphernalia is a misdemeanor in Delaware. If you make, manufacture, sell and deliver drug paraphernalia in Delaware you may be convicted of a class G felony. If you sell or deliver drug paraphernalia to a minor in Delaware and are caught, you could ultimately be convicted of a class E felony. You face very serious charges if you are arrested. 

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