How Much Has the War on Drugs Cost? Sep 20, 2012 | Archives | 0 comments The U.S. has spent $1 Trillion on the War on Drugs – that’s $793 per second, or $25 Billion per year. Take a look at this infographic from OnlineCriminalJusticeDegree.com for more info: Submit a Comment Cancel replyYou must be logged in to post a comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.