Maryland Marijuana Possession Arrest Rates by County and Age Groups Under 30 (2007)

  Age 10 to 14 Age 15 to 19 Age 20 to 24 Age 25 to 29
County
Arrests
Rate
Pct.
Arrests
Rate
Pct.
Arrests
Rate
Pct.
Arrests
Rate
Pct.
Allegany 12 325 3% 138 2,684 35% 110 1,829 28% 49 921 12%
Anne Arundel 42 124 3% 672 1,877 46% 391 1,196 27% 153 474 10%
Baltimore 99 201 4% 1,135 2,003 46% 649 1,209 26% 266 552 11%
Baltimore city 116 293 2% 1,764 3,542 27% 1,950 4,103 30% 1,232 2,585 19%
Calvert 10 148 2% 196 2,831 42% 112 1,948 24% 62 946 13%
Caroline 7 322 5% 57 2,476 40% 28 1,393 20% 17 618 12%
Carroll 13 105 2% 255 1,920 40% 176 1,610 28% 79 699 13%
Cecil 10 142 3% 130 1,863 33% 95 1,631 24% 73 837 19%
Charles 12 110 1% 369 3,422 43% 249 2,781 29% 121 1,089 14%
Dorchester 3 163 1% 72 3,503 36% 60 3,247 30% 30 1,351 15%
Frederick 11 67 1% 261 1,579 35% 239 1,715 32% 103 674 14%
Garrett 1 52 1% 26 1,198 25% 37 2,183 36% 12 549 12%
Harford 17 95 3% 242 1,352 41% 153 1,022 26% 72 457 12%
Howard 11 53 1% 359 1,838 43% 251 1,494 30% 83 568 10%
Kent 4 385 3% 32 2,109 27% 40 2,166 34% 10 774 8%
Montgomery 46 75 3% 530 865 37% 430 768 30% 201 417 14%
Prince George's 26 44 2% 512 771 30% 508 802 30% 301 531 18%
Queen Anne's 3 96 1% 108 3,391 44% 56 2,091 23% 21 700 9%
Somerset 2 158 1% 59 2,717 34% 54 1,820 31% 19 839 11%
St Mary's 4 56 1% 106 1,410 25% 137 1,978 33% 69 833 17%
Talbot 4 196 2% 70 3,436 37% 60 3,179 32% 14 600 7%
Washington 15 169 3% 152 1,730 34% 111 1,252 25% 67 538 15%
Wicomico 6 103 1% 182 2,650 37% 146 1,861 29% 60 815 12%
Worcester 14 559 2% 405 15,051 45% 232 9,065 26% 103 3,112 11%

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Notes:

Rates: Arrrest rates are per 100,000 population.

Source: Uniform Crime Reporting Program Data

Because of incomplete reporting the arrest totals presented in tables with data on age, sex, and race will NOT always correspond to totals presented in other tables. Please review the following background material for More Information on Source Data.

 
 
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