New FBI Report: Over 1,500,000 Arrested for Drugs in 2012

The FBI has released their latest Uniformed Crime Report which has found that there were 1,552,432 arrests in 2012 for drug-related offensescrimereport, with 82% of those being for simple possession; with a majority of those being for cannabis.

In total, the report found that over 12,000,000 people were arrested in the United States in 2012. According to the report, the “highest number of arrests were for drug abuse violations.”

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