Domestic Arrests

DEA Domestic Arrests

Calendar Year 

Number of Arrests

2017

27,107

2016

28,914

2015

31,571

2014

30,046

2013

31,020

2012

31,087

2011

32,523

2010

31,405

2009

31,846

2008

28,562

2007

29,848

2006

30,606

2005

30,355

2004

30,481

2003

28,719

2002

30,061

2001

34,041

2000

39,007

1999

39,461

1998

37,675

1997

33,499

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

927,651

Source: DEA (SMARTS) 

Defendant Statistical System (DSS) 

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