Number of Public Marijauna Citations in Denver Since Legalization

In the first six months of 2013, police in the US city of Denver, Colorado issued 423 citations for public marijuana consumption.

In 2012, the police department issued 1,600 citations throughout the entire year.

Since 2013, residents aged 21 and over are able to have up to one ounce of marijuana legally.

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Source:  John Ingold, “Public marijuana use is illegal but seldom punished in Denver,” Denver Post,