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DEA Domestic Arrests
Calendar Year 
Number of Arrests
2014
29,612
2013
30,911
2012
31,058
2011
32,524
2010
31,407
2009
31,857
2008
28,607
2007
29,934
2006
30,691
2005
30,464
2004
30,552
2003
28,749
2002
30,259
2001
34,361
2000
39,772
1999
41,296
1998
38,470
1997
34,065
1996
29,273
1995
25,279
1994
23,135
1993
21,639
1992
24,540
1991
23,659
1990
22,770
1989
25,179
1988
24,853
1987
22,753
1986
19,884
Total
847,553
Source: DEA (SMARTS) 
Defendant Statistical System (DSS) 


DEA Domestic Drug Seizures
Calendar Year 
Cocaine (kgs) 
Heroin (kgs) 
Marijuana (kgs) 
Methamphetamine (kgs) 
Hallucinogens (dosage units) 
2014
33,770
1,020
74,225
2,946
48,970
2013
24,103
1,044
270,823
4,227
119,507
2012
36,736
1,010
388,064
4,813
872,366
2011
32,151
1,077
575,972
2,561
3,978,404
2010
30,061
713
725,862
2,224
2,605,997
2009
50,705
622
671,650
2,129
3,427,346
2008
50,461
605
662,137
1,518
9,311,715
2007
98,065
623
360,708
1,112
5,677,739
2006
71,604
816
328,275
1,804
3,745,560
2005
118,128
622
283,382
2,161
8,868,465
2004
117,844
669
266,088
1,656
2,196,988
2003
73,720
788
254,242
1,680
3,038,916
2002
63,513
709
238,646
1,347
11,824,798
2001
59,415
747
272,120
1,634
13,863,756
2000* 
58,674
546
331,964
1,771
29,293,957
1999
36,163
351
338,247
1,489
1,717,305
1998
34,447
370
262,180
1,203
1,139,524
1997
28,674
399
215,348
1,147
1,099,825
1996
44,735
320
192,059
751
1,719,239
1995
45,309
876
219,830
876
2,768,046
1994
75,031
490
157,181
769
1,368,437
1993
55,528
616
143,055
560
2,714,575
1992
69,322
722
201,483
352
1,308,018
1991
67,016
1,174
98,593
289
1,294,273
1990
57,021
535
127,792
272
2,832,084
1989
94,939
758
286,371
896
13,125,011
1988
60,951
728
347,305
694
10,467,864
1987
49,666
512
629,839
198
6,556,891
1986
29,369
278
490,607
234
4,146,711
Source: DEA (STRIDE) 
*CY 2000 had several large LSD Seizures 
CY 2014 statistics are preliminary and subject to updating

 


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