Drug Charge Bail Bonds
If a friend or family member has been arrested on drug charges, we can help you with getting a bail bond. At KY Bail Bonds we have over 20 years of experience in the bail bond industry and understand the Clay County jail system and are experts in dealing with drug charges in Clay County .
What to expect when arrested on a Drug Charge?
When someone is arrested on drug charges they will be transported to the local police station or the Clay County Detention Center. At the station, they will be photographed, fingerprinted, and booked. They will also be entered into the computer system.
The individual will be behind bars until a bond is posted. First, a judge will set the terms of bail.
What are the most common Drug Charges?
Each drug is classified differently depending on the seriousness and penalty. Possessing marijuana while legal in Missouri can still result in a misdemeanor if you don’t have a permit or card with the State.. An individual would face felony charges if they possessed methamphetamine, cocaine, fentynal or other hard drugs and/or with the intent to distribute them. The penalties for drug related charges in Clay County can range from misdemeanors to felonies to even life in prison.
How much is bail for Drug Charges?
Typically misdemeanor drug charges are just a summons to appear in court. Felony drug charges can be anywhere between $2500 to $50,000 depending on amounts and prior history of the defendant.