Marijuana Arrests in Mississippi

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Mississippi Cannabis Arrests

The data shows marijuana-related arrests across the state of Mississippi. Marijuana-related arrests have dwindled since 2012, except for 2013 when the figure for cannabis possession reached more than 55 thousand arrests:

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 3,574 7,595 47.06% 192 474 40.51%
2021 3,763 8,286 45.41% 173 530 32.64%
2020 4,344 9,618 45.17% 331 733 45.16%
2019 3,979 9,463 42.05% 499 943 52.92%
2018 4,176 9,050 46.14% 472 1,049 45.00%
2017 5,131 10,774 47.62% 573 1,083 52.91%
2016 5,491 11,142 49.28% 432 991 43.59%
2015 4,832 9,832 49.15% 447 1,050 42.57%
2014 4,955 9,176 54.00% 449 1,202 37.35%
2013 55,457 129,637 42.78% 393 1,053 37.32%
2012 6,902 10,972 62.91% 388 1,188 32.66%

Source: Federal Bureau of Investigation