The graphs below depict the number of arrests and arrest rates for all substance violations (controlled substance violations and liquor violations). Controlled substances include marijuana, cocaine, narcotics, amphetamine, crack, heroin, hallucinogens, amphetamines, barbiturates, and other dangerous drugs. Arrests for controlled substances include violations of possessing, producing, or using controlled substances. Liquor related arrests include violations of manufacturing, selling, misrepresentation of age, minor in possession, minor consuming/purchasing, and minor refusing PBT.
Juvenile Arrests for All Substance Violations in Kent County
Overall, the number of juvenile arrests for all substance use violations (controlled substances and liquor violations) have decreased from 2009-2013. Although, the number of arrests for all juveniles has increased slightly from 2012 to 2013.