How Many Marijuana Arrests in Vermont?

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Vermont Cannabis Arrests

The data shows marijuana-related arrests across the state of Vermont. From 2012 to 2022, the percentage of cannabis-related arrests out of total drug arrests significantly dropped from 65% to 5%, reflecting a substantial decrease in such arrests over the decade:

YEAR Drug Possession Arrests - Marijuana Drug Possession - Subtotal Marijuana Arrests as Percentage of Total Drug Sale Manufacturing Arrests - Marijuana Drug Sale Manufacturing - Subtotal Marijuana Manufacturing Arrests as Percentage of Total
2022 29 581 4.99% 7 123 5.69%
2021 34 598 5.69% 4 183 2.19%
2020 36 577 6.24% 13 180 7.22%
2019 45 637 7.06% 20 280 7.14%
2018 84 677 12.41% 27 210 12.86%
2017 116 813 14.27% 48 389 12.34%
2016 89 594 14.98% 37 265 13.96%
2015 72 417 17.27% 41 230 17.83%
2014 71 403 17.62% 28 233 12.02%
2013 463 859 53.90% 63 375 16.80%
2012 802 1,222 65.63% 62 287 21.60%

Source: Federal Bureau of Investigation