Any person younger than age 21 caught with or suspected of consuming alcohol or marijuana is charged with Minor in Possession (MIP). Punishments are:

Upon the first offense, the driver’s license/permit is revoked.

Any person convicted of underage possession or consumption of marijuana will also pay a $25 surcharge.

Possession of any other controlled substance, including prescription medication not prescribed to you, and illicit drugs can result in felony charges.