Official data released in November last year shows that 366,841 plants were seized by the feds in 2014-2015, which had actually decreased from the previous year. This means around 1,000 plants were taken from houses in England and Wales every day. Deep.
London’s Metropolitan Police force had the highest number of seizures of Britain’s police forces with 38,369.
The West Midlands Police seized the highest number of individual plants of all the police forces in the country, with over 54,700 plants taken. Greater Manchester followed behind with 41,569.
The statistics company who analysed the data even released a leader board of which police forces seized the most individual plants…
Cannabis plants seized by region in 2014/15
West Midlands 69,803
East Midlands 42,972
North East 21,183
North West 48,503
Yorkshire and the Humber 32,445
East of England 35,565
South West 19,358
South East 26,702