But “decriminalizing marijuana certainly did nothing to reduce its use,” Carver Police Chief Arthur Parker Jr. said. “Sophisticated grows similar to (Brockton and Carver) aren’t put together without a lot of planning, or engineering.”
Love this quote. So Chief Parker do busts like this reduce use? Or do they just drive up the price creating more grow houses for you to bust?
Sunday night, authorities seized nearly 500 marijuana plants and dehumidifiers, air conditioning units and hydroponics and irrigation systems from a home at 388 Centre St. Police estimated the street value of the marijuana at more than a half million dollars.