Editorial: DPD experiment for low-level pot suspects a smart approach

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

An underused 2007 state law offered police officers the option of writing citations for certain low-level offenses rather than hauling suspects to jail. The point was to keep cops on the street and avoid burning up valuable hours processing defendants for misdemeanors like marijuana possession or graffiti.

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