Drug rehabilitation might help a person facing possession charges
Recently, we discussed recidivism and how this is an important consideration in the criminal justice system. There is one area in which this might be an issue because of a sickness. When a person is addicted to drugs, they often won’t let anything, including the risk of criminal charges, stop them from getting a hold of the drugs they crave.
We know that people who are addicted to drugs need to get help for the addiction if they want to have any hope of living a clean and sober life that doesn’t include the criminal justice system. Unfortunately, the help they so desperately need isn’t always easy to obtain.
Programs like drug court might be beneficial for the men and women who need help to kick an addiction. One this is certain in these cases — no amount of assistance will help the person to get clean until they are ready to get clean.
If you are addicted to drugs, facing criminal charges and know that you are ready to stop having to deal with the criminal justice system, we can help you to find out what options you have to resolve your case. We might be able to find a resolution that helps you to get the rehabilitation services that you need to get sober.
Ultimately, the call is yours to make. You have to decide what you are willing to do and what avenue you want to take for your case. Once you make a decision about this, we can help you to get your case moving toward a resolution.