Legal System

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80.4% Offenses Not Involving Drugs

16.9% Drug Offenses Not Involving Marijuana

2.4% Offenses Involvong Marijuana (not Possession)

0.3% Mariuajna Possession ONLY


In 2008, arrests for alcohol related crimes such as violations of liquor laws and DUI (driving under the influence) but not alcohol related crimes of violence totaled 2.7 million.


Marijuana- related arrests totaled 847,000