With the opioid crisis firmly affecting the Hudson Valley, drug offenses are being treated more seriously than they have been in the past, especially heroin and fentanyl.

People charge with these crimes are serving significant state prison sentences, even for first time offenders.

There are many reasons why these charges can be successfully defended in court and there is a pleather of information that needs to be presented to the Judge so that people can be treated as addicts and not criminals.