The vast majority of drug crimes that are charged in Pennsylvania are found within The Controlled Substance, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Act, and more particularly under Section 780-113 of Title 35.  Drug crimes tend to make up 25% of all new criminal cases filed in Pennsylvania each year. Caseload Statistics of the Unified Judicial System of Pennsylvania, 2018.

Under Section 780-113, these drug offenses are among the most commonly filed:


If you or a loved one is charged with a drug offense, call Pittsburgh criminal defense attorney, Ryan H. James, who has tried and argued these cases with successful results.  Attorney James can be personally reached at 412-977-1827, or by e-mail at ryan@rhjameslaw.com