Vancouver Criminal Lawyer: Meghan Forhan
The Facts: Client was caught consuming cocaine in the bathroom of a club in Whistler, BC. When approached by security staff, the client impersonated a police officer with a badge he had on his person. The client was removed from the club and subsequently found outside in Whistler Village consuming cocaine again, this time by RCMP officers. Client was arrested for impersonating an RCMP officer and for possession of cocaine. Ms. Forhan assisted the client in obtaining a positive risk assessment report and community reference letters prior to sentencing.
Ms. Forhan plead the client guilty and obtained an Absolute Discharge resulting in no criminal record and no probation or jail term.
Result: Absolute Discharge.