Jim Gerhardt, a sergeant with the North Metro Drug Task Force in Adams and Broomfield counties, said most of the unlicensed grows detectives have busted in his area are in homes.
said the task force's number of busts "are way down" this year, something he
attributed to pot legalization.
When anyone over 21 can grow up to six plants, it's tougher for police to unravel whether the plants they find are legal or not.
"There's a ton of grow operations out there," Gerhardt
"There's a ton of activity in the community.