Oxycodone is a typical drug. So are cocaine, heroin, and hallucinogens. Ecstacy is popular on campus. People use and share white drugs. Possessing them is a felony. Sharing them is treated more seriously. Drugs sometimes surface during unexpected police contact on other matters such as routine traffic stops.
Dan was the Drug Court point man Deputy District Attorney in Corvallis for two years.
First time drug charges can be negotiated to avoid a felony record. Drug charges can be settled in a package deal with related charges. Drug defense requires weighing negotiated options against predicted trial outcome. The goal is to reach a global resolution of charges to avoid the risk of a felony record.