Winnsboro, South Carolina

Winnsboro, South Carolina Drug Charge Defense Attorneys

The Strom Law Firm criminal defense attorneys are  prepared to defend your drug charges in state criminal court.

About Winnsboro, South Carolina

Railroad Museum in Winnsboro, SCWinnsboro, SC, located just outside of Columbia, SC, is the county seat of Fairfield County. Winnsboro is a historic town located between the Midlands and the Upstate, affectionately referred to as ‘The Charleston of the Upcountry’. Fairfield County offers access to Lake Wateree and Lake Monticello and is located directly between Columbia and Charlotte, NC. The Sumter National Forest, managed by the US Forest Service, is also located in Fairfield County.

Winnsboro is a popular stop for motorists traveling between the major cities of Columbia and Charlotte due to its location directly between the two destinations. Running directly through Winnsboro, Interstate 77 is one of the busiest highways in SC.

There are several famous landmarks in Winnsboro. Inside the original Thomas Company building is Laura’s Tea Room, a traditional tea room and popular tourist attraction. Another popular attraction is the Winnsboro Town Clock, which doubles as a community common area and a voting station. Winnsboro also hosts the SC Railroad Museum, possible the largest attraction in Fairfield County and a testament to the history of the county, originally a railroad town.

A charge you may face in Winnsboro is Boating Under the Influence. BUI is very similar to DUI. The Lake Wateree State Park is an access area commonly used for recreational activities.

The Fairfield County Courthouse is an important Winnsboro monument, constructed in Greek Revival Style. Constructed to resemble Greek Revival Architecture, the Courthouse of Fairfield County is a hallmark of Winnsboro. The courthouse was built in 1823 and still operates as the active courthouse in Fairfield County today.

Most offenders in Winnsboro are housed at the Fairfield County Detention Center. Police in the area include the Fairfield County Sheriff and SC Highway Patrol. Upon arrest, individuals are either taken to FCDC or to the local police station.

Arrested with Drug Charges in Winnsboro, South Carolina?

Lawyer working on laptopAn experienced attorney is essential if you have been charged with drug charges. Drug crimes, while various and complicated, are always serious and potentially life-altering.

At the Strom Law Firm, our drug crimes attorneys will dive into the facts of your case and determine what outcomes are possible. Determining exactly the charges at hand is an important early aspect of defending drug crimes. Shortly thereafter, our attorneys will waste no time challenging the evidence presented by the prosecutor and defending your rights. Our attorneys have the experience and qualification to defend your drug charges in South Carolina State Courts and in South Carolina and Georgia Federal Courts.

Drug crimes may include any drug related incident or crime. The involvement of different drugs means that any particular case may carry various consequences. Opioids such as marijuana and heroin are common examples of Schedule I drugs. Fentanyl, Codeine, and Morphine and examples of Schedule II drugs. Schedule III drugs can include Anabolic Steroids and Vicodin.

The severe consequences of drug crimes can affect all aspects of your life. Some of these consequences may include light to substantial prison time, probation upon release, and the loss of particular rights if convicted of a felony, including the right to vote.

As soon as we hear from you, we will begin our vigorous defense of your rights. If you are being charged with drug crimes, you cannot afford to wait any longer. Time is of the essence and should not be wasted. Contact our attorneys right away. Reach out to the attorneys of the Strom Law Firm right away if you have been charged or arrested.

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