The law enforcement of Mentor and Lake County are known for their aggressive enforcement of local laws. As with most cities in Northeast Ohio, Mentor has its fair share of arrests for theft crimes and weapons offenses, as well as citations for minor offenses such as vandalism, public disturbances, and underage drinking. Recent years have seen a steady increase in drug arrests throughout Lake County, including marijuana possession, prescription drug thefts, and heroin trafficking.
Have you found yourself on the receiving end of Mentor’s proactive law enforcement? If so, you must talk to a defense attorney immediately to discuss next steps. The sooner you receive sound legal advice, the better your chances of securing a favorable outcome and moving on with your life.