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  NCJ Number: NCJ 172212     Find in a Library
  Title: DWI Offenders Under Correctional Supervision
  Document URL: Text PDF 
  Agency Summary: Agency Summary 
  Author(s): Laura M. Maruschak
  Corporate Author: Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
US Dept of Justice
Office of Justice Programs
United States of America
  Date Published: 06/1999
  Page Count: 16
  Series: BJS Special Reports
  Annotation: This report provides data on offender in jail, in prison, or on probation for driving while intoxicated.
  Abstract: The information was gathered from the 1995 Survey of Adults on Probation, the 1996 Survey of Inmates in Local Jails, and the 1997 Survey of Inmates in State and Federal Correctional Facilities. Between 1990 and 1997 the number of arrests for driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs decreased 18 percent, while the number of licensed drivers increased nearly 15 percent. 21 tables and 2 figures
  Main Term(s): Offender statistics
  Index Term(s): Drug dependence ; Drug abuse ; Probation statistics ; Probationers ; Inmate statistics ; Corrections statistics ; Driving Under the Influence (DUI) ; Highway safety ; Drug Related Crime ; Alcohol abuse ; Drunk offenders ; United States of America
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  Type: Survey
  Country: United States of America
  Language: English
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