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NCJ Number: 153488 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: Maryland's Drug and Alcohol Abuse Control Plan
Corporate Author: Maryland Governor's Drug and Alcohol Abuse Cmssn
United States of America
Date Published: 1994
Page Count: 185
Sponsoring Agency: Maryland Governor's Drug and Alcohol Abuse Cmssn
Towson, MD 21286
National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
NCJRS Photocopy Services
Rockville, MD 20849-6000
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Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America

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Rockville, MD 20849-6000
United States of America

Maryland Governor's Drug and Alcohol Abuse Cmssn
300 East Joppa Road
Suite 1105
Towson, MD 21286
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Report (Annual/Periodic)
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Efforts to reduce the substance abuse and drug-related crime and violence problem in Maryland are discussed.
Abstract: Maryland's Drug and Alcohol Abuse Control Plan represents a comprehensive strategy to reduce drug and alcohol-related crime and violence problems in Maryland. This publication chronicles the work undertaken by the Governor's Drug and Alcohol Abuse Commission (Commission) since its creation by Executive Order in 1989 and suggests issues for future consideration by the incoming administration. This report also describes the Commission's grants programs, gives an overview of outreach activities, and includes information on the work and recommendations developed by the Governor's Youth Drug and Alcohol Abuse Commission. Subjects discussed in the report include the nature and extent of the alcohol and drug abuse problem, noting the trends and problems in combatting drug trafficking and underage drinking; the efforts of the Maryland Underage Drinking Coalition and the Education Committee to prevent underage drinking and drug abuse through educational programs; legislation that provides prosecutors with additional tools to deal with drug-related violations; collaborative efforts between community members and police agency representatives to develop school-to-work transition programs, apprenticeship models, and after-school jobs programs; the Drug-Free Workplace Initiative; and the various grants programs administered by the Commission.
Main Term(s): Drug prevention programs
Index Term(s): Alcohol abuse prevention; Crime Control Programs; Drug abuse; Maryland; Police
Note: DCC
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