New York the "Marijuana Arrest Capital of the World," Bloomberg Most Weed-Busting Mayor
Oh wait, wow, did we say that already? Yes, this part of the story is well known, but time has provided another wrinkle: You would expect Mayor Bloomberg, who has admitted to not only using but also enjoying cannabis, and who appeared on Coed magazine's "10 Most Successful Potheads" list, to be less of a narc than Mayor Giuliani was. But surprise: 40,300 of these arrests were made in 2008 alone, and Bloomberg has officially outstripped Giuliani as the drug-bustingest New York Mayor.
The article goes on to discuss, as stoners tend to do, the legal charades by means of which cops can drag you to jail for what should ticketing offenses. (Short version: don't voluntarily give up evidence.)