Arrests and Legalization
of Use in Colorado and Washington:
Reports and News - Nov 2012
NY City's Marijuana Possession Arrests
JOURNALISM & COMMENTARY
DOCUMENTING THE ARREST CRUSADE
GRAPHS & TABLES
• COLLATERAL CONSEQUENCES
Stop and Frisk New York
• STOP & FRISK NYC (news excerpts)
• STOP & FRISK REPORTS AND DATA
Scandals of the
• SCANDALS OF THE NYPD
• WHO IS ADRIAN SCHOOLCRAFT?
• QUOTAS, QUOTAS, QUOTAS
SUMMONSES & TICKETS (coming)
Race and Marijuana Arrests, USA
• 210,000 Marijuana Arrests in Colorado
• 240,000 Marijuana Arrests in Washington
• U.S. MARIJUANA ARRESTS
WASHINGTON DC, CHICAGO, ETC.
• ABOUT MARIJUANA-ARRESTS.COM
ILLEGAL SEARCHES (coming)
Arrests: Source: New York State Division of
Criminal Justice Services, Computerized Criminal History System (Feb 2011).
Includes all fingerprintable misdemeanor arrests for NYS Penal Law Article
221.10 as the most serious charge in an arrest event. Ages 16 and older.
These tables show only the lowest level misdemeanor marijuana possession
arrests and charges.
Use: Source: US Dept HHS, SAMHSA, Office of Applied Studies, National Survey
on Drug Use and Health, 2002-2009.
GRAPHS & TABLES
Mayors and Marijuana Arrests in
Marijuana Possession Arrests of Blacks,
and Others, 1996-2011
Two Graphs of Marijuana
Possession Arrests in NYC
White, Black and Latino
Marijuana Use and Arrests
Three Decades of Marijuana Arrests in New York City
Possession Obsession -
NY Times Graph of NYC Arrests
Highest and Lowest MJ Arrest Rate NYPD Precincts
Numbers of NYC Marijuana Possession Arrests, 1996-2010
Marijuana Use by Whites,
Blacks & Latinos, Ages 18-25, 02-09
Two Maps of NYPD Precincts: MJ Arrests and Pop by Race