What Does New York City Get Out Of All Their Marijuana Arrests? Joe June 8, 2012 Exclusive Web Content, Politics, The War On Drugs There has been a lot of talk lately about the incredible amount of marijuana arrests that happen in New York City and what can be done to reduce the number. But many people have a vested interest in the arrests, as Queens College Professor Dr. Harry Levine points out in the video below. Much like the War on Drugs as a whole, the arrests regime in NYC serves a very specific purpose for many people. Follow the money and most of the time it will lead you to the cause of so many problems. – Joe Klare Leave a Reply Cancel Reply You must be logged in to post a comment.