What Would Your Group Do With $75 Million?

Drug Policy Alliance

In March 2011, the Drug Policy Alliance and the Institute for Juvenile Justice Reform and Alternatives released a major report about the cost of marijuana possession arrests in NYC — at $75 million a year, the costs is quite high.

DPA and IJJRA asked groups across NYC how they would like the City to spend $75 million, instead of arresting people for marijuana possession. This fact sheet details their responses.

Reducing the Harms of Marijuana Prohibition
Issue Brief
New York