See: Cost of U.S. drug war $228 billion total in 2007 according to BJS data. $36 billion in 1982 (not adjusted for inflation). Detailed yearly costs timeline is here (scroll down). See inflation-adjusted chart. BJS is U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics. The majority of prisoners are incarcerated due to the drug war. See drug war charts and maps. State prisons averaged $31,286 per inmate in 2010. See: Costs of U.S. drug war. Retrieved from "https://cannabis.wikia.org/wiki/Template:U.S._criminal_justice_cost_chart_2?oldid=66791" Categories: Chart and graph templatesTimeshifter article templates Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.