Minor In Possession of Alcohol or Drugs

Alcohol and drugs are more readily available to children than ever before. If your child is found with alcohol or drugs he or she will likely be charged with a crime. If your child has drugs or alcohol on school property it can result in School Discipline Proceedings as well as criminal charges. Depending on the quantity of drugs your child could also be charged with distributing a controlled substance. A conviction for one of these offenses can have serious impacts including exclusion from Federal Financial Aid and the suspension of their privilege to drive. If your child is abusing drugs or alcohol he or she may need treatment. Finding the right treatment provider can be a difficult process. Michele will work with your family to find the person best suited to meet your child’s needs.