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A Burner, is essentially a disposable phone - so termed because you don't mind burning it !
Police are familiar with burners as they feature heavily in drugs offences and are the tool of communication for most drug deals. The occupational hazard for drug dealers is that the burner is the favored go to tool for the police to demonstrate possession of drugs with intent to supply or being concerned in the supply of drugs or supplying drugs.
No expertise or "specialist drugs solicitors" required for this one.
The Call Out
Where a drugs line is active, there will typically be a "call out" by way of a bulk text to known users. This call out will typically alert users as to what is available and a price:
"About all day silver bubble 3.5 30 "
In this message the dealer is letting potential customers or users know that they are active and available throughout the day. 'Silver Bubble' is selling at 3.5 grams for £30. If you don't know what silver bubble this might be more your thing - go here.
Text message Exchanges
In a lot of instances, buyers or users, will haggle over the drugs:
"I normally get 7g 4 40"
The message exchanges will be used as evidence of drug dealing.
Burners will have the numbers of users, which in the hands of the intelligent will be used to build a set of witnesses who may give evidence as to who they have bought drugs from.
Believe it or not, some dealers make the cardinal mistake of calling friends or family using the Burner. The fact that the call history shows that a burners was used to call aunty Mavis and Kantaben is going to take some explaining. Even worse, is trying to explain why your solicitors number is on the call history of a burner phone - or is it the case that your solicitor has some explaining to do....
Read more about encrypted phones here.
If you are unlucky enough to be facing prosecution for possession with intent to supply drugs, being concerned in the supply of drugs or supplying drugs, then the value of the drugs that the police say you are involved in, will have a major impact. The sentencing guidelines for drugs offences refers to the level of purity as an aggravating feature in sentencing. Purity is directly relevant to value.
In most prosecutions, the police will have provided an opinion on the "street value" of the drugs in question. In most cases, they will provide a range and that range will usually be reflective of Toxteth - Mayfair. It is important to challenge the valuation at an early stage as this may have an impact on sentence in the short term and on confiscation proceedings later on under the proceeds of crime act.
Check back soon for more advice on Drugs. In the meantime, if you need some advice contact us.