Domestic Arrests

DEA Domestic Arrests

Calendar Year 

Number of Arrests

2016

28,881

2015

31,611

2014

30,083

2013

31,012

2012

31,086

2011

32,519

2010

31,404

2009

31,844

2008

28,559

2007

29,844

2006

30,608

2005

30,355

2004

30,484

2003

28,718

2002

30,061

2001

34,040

2000

39,007

1999

39,460

1998

37,675

1997

33,503

1996

28,894

1995

24,908

1994

22,842

1993

21,409

1992

24,206

1991

23,384

1990

22,583

1989

24,905

1988

24,661

1987

22,390

1986

19,635

Total

900,571

Source: DEA (SMARTS) 

Defendant Statistical System (DSS) 

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