Heroin Drunk Driving Arrest Lawyer Delaware

Not all DUI’s in Delaware are due to alcohol consumption. Many times they are due to driving under the influence of street drugs and or prescribed medications. A very common drug in Delaware is heroin. Heroin users may sometimes go to their dealers house, shoot up, and attempt to drive home after getting their fix. Due to heroin’s impact on the central nervous system and motor skills driving under the influence of heroin can lead to being arrested. If you are facing Delaware Heroin DUI charges you should immediately speak with a New Castle County Heroin Driving Under The Influence Lawyer.

Contact Delaware Heroin DWI Defense Attorney Andrew Rahaim to discuss your case. Mr. Rahaim’s Wilmington, Delaware DUI Defense Law Office can be reached at 302-892-9200. His Newark, Delaware DWI Law Office can be reached by dialing 302-832-1800. You can also click here to email Newark Delaware Heroin Crime Defense Attorney. Mr. Rahaim has been defending those accused of driving while intoxicated and drug crimes in New Castle County, Delaware for many years. Let him use his experience to fight for your rights, reputation and driving privileges.

Penalties For Driving Under The Influence Of Heroin In Delaware

A DUI conviction, even a first offense, can disrupt your life now and in the future. Upon conviction you will face:

Up to 6 months in jail

Fines of $230.00-$1,150.00

License revocation; length of time depends on blood alcohol content (BAC)

Ignition interlock device mandatory if BAC is over .15

Penalties for subsequent or multiple offense DUI’s are significantly more severe and may include jail time, extended loss of driving privileges and fines.

If you were found with drugs in the car at the time of the DUI arrest you will face additional charges related to the drugs such as drug possession and possession of drug paraphernalia. The penalties for these charges can be substantially more severe than the DUI charges and can involve fines, fees, community service and jail time.

Signs Of Driving Under The Influence Of Heroin DUI

There are several signs that can indicate that you were possibly driving under the influence of heroin. They are:

Heroin and heroin paraphernalia in car

Driving excessively slowly

Erratic driving behaviors

Slurred speech


Glazed, droopy eyes

Impaired cognitive function

Impaired motor skills

Contact A Delaware Heroin DWI Defense Lawyer

Call Delaware Heroin DUI Lawyer Andrew Rahaim to discuss your case at 302-892-9200 or 302-832-1800. Or, you can contact Wilmington Heroin DWI Defense Attorney Andrew Rahaim here via email. You need an experienced and aggressive defense attorney who truly has your best interest in mind. Let Mr. Rahaim use his experience, knowledge and resources to work for you.

Mr. Rahaim also specializes in defending non-Delaware residents who have been charged with DUI, traffic violations and drug crimes in surrounding states such as New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Washington D.C. and Virginia.