Drug Crimes and Controlled Substances Defense

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Can You be Charged with “Drugged Driving” in South Carolina?

The answer to this question is a resounding YES.  In South Carolina, a person is guilty of DUI if he or she drives a motor vehicle within the State under the influence of "any drug, combination of drugs, or combination of drugs and alcohol to the extent that the person's faculties to drive were 'mat [...]

Public Intoxication Arrest at Fort Mill’s Carowinds

Fort Mill and Charlotte Mecklenburg's Police Departments have banned together to arrest a North Carolina homeless man living in the woods near the ever-popular Carowinds. Carowinds is unique as far as jurisdictional issues goes, because it lays right on the boarder of North and South Carolina, with [...]

Woman Charged After Found Huffing “Ultra Duster”

A woman from Rock Hill was found in her car by witnesses who say she was trying to spray herself in the face with Ultra Duster, an over-the-counter computer cleaning spray that some people use for huffing purposes.  The woman claimed that she was blowing the dust cleaner in her face because she clai [...]

Police Find Weapons in a Car After it Smashed into a Tree in Rock Hill

A man, who told police that he was home from college, spent the evening in jail after authorities found several knives, brass knuckles, and a machete in his car.  This incident occurred around 10:00 a.m., when police stopped a silver Honda Civic on Dave Lyle Boulevard after it ran off the road and s [...]

Police Bust Teen Party; Arrest Nine for Drinking and One for Drug Charges

A group of teenagers and young adults were cited with underage drinking, while another man was charged with drug possession after deputies ran into a party in Rock Hill this past Saturday.  This occurred after midnight when deputies were called to Alpha Street, just off Ebenezer Road, after reports [...]