In Arkansas, access to drugs and, consequently, drug abuse, is a large public health issue for the state. The distribution and abuse of crack and cocaine contributes to a significant portion of the violent crimes committed in Arkansas. Heroin is not a significant problem in Arkansas, however, methamphetamine use and distribution is increasing throughout the state.
Club drugs are popular and readily available. Ecstasy poses a threat to the young adults in Arkansas. In 2006, there were 13,730 arrests attributed to drug and alcohol abuse.
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