New Mexico Marijuana Possession Arrest Rates by County and Race (2006)

 
All
White
Black
Other
County
Arrests
Rate
Arrests
Rate
Pct.
Arrests
Rate
Pct.
Arrests
Rate
Pct.
Bernalillo 35 6 31 6 89% 1 4 3% 3 7 9%
Chaves 260 415 250 424 96% 10 652 4% 0 0 0%
Colfax 1 11 1 11 100% 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Curry 2 4 2 5 100% 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Dona Ana 705 402 667 408 95% 31 634 4% 7 150 1%
Eddy 43 82 43 87 100% 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Grant 28 104 28 110 100% 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Guadalupe 9 354 8 330 89% 1 2,481 11% 0 0 0%
Hidalgo 7 134 7 138 100% 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Lea 206 363 178 342 86% 28 958 14% 0 0 0%
Lincoln 2 10 2 10 100% 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Los Alamos 10 52 9 52 90% 1 646 10% 0 0 0%
Luna 1 8 1 9 100% 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Otero 28 46 23 44 82% 5 177 18% 0 0 0%
Roosevelt 6 85 6 91 100% 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
San Juan 250 195 159 208 64% 3 186 1% 88 185 35%
San Miguel 46 324 46 344 100% 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Sandoval 170 156 152 174 89% 10 351 6% 8 47 5%
Santa Fe 79 56 75 58 95% 0 0 0% 4 64 5%
Sierra 2 15 2 16 100% 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Socorro 47 256 47 309 100% 0 0 0% 0 0 0%
Valencia 7 10 7 11 100% 0 0 0% 0 0 0%

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Notes:

Classification: The Uniform Crime Reporting Program utilizes 4 classifications for race: White, Black, Indian (Native-American), and Asian. In the tables above the classification "Other" includes both Indian (Native-American) and Asian arrests.

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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