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NCJ Number: 163736 Find in a Library
Title: Statistics of Drug Addicts Notified to the Home Office, United Kingdom, 1995: Area Tables
Corporate Author: Great Britain Home Office
Research and Statistics Dept
United Kingdom
Date Published: 1995
Page Count: 20
Sponsoring Agency: Great Britain Home Office
Croydon, Surrey CR0 9YD, England
Publication Number: ISBN 1-85893-212-2
Sale Source: Great Britain Home Office
Research and Statistics Dept
Lunar House, Room 1834B
40 Wellesley Road
Croydon, Surrey CR0 9YD,
United Kingdom
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
Annotation: Twelve tables present British statistics on drug addicts notified to the Home Office for 1995, as well as for each year from 1985 through 1994.
Abstract: Data are presented by each police force in England, Wales, Scotland, and Northern Ireland. One table presents data on new drug addicts notified to the Home Office for each of the years 1985-95, followed by a table that presents this information per million population. A third table provides the number of renotified drug addicts and all drug addicts notified to the Home Office for each year of 1990-95; this information is also provided for per million population. Numbers of new drug addicts notified to the Home Office as addicted to heroin are provided for each of the years 1985-95, as well as the number of heroin addicts renotified to the Home Office for each of the years 1989- 95. Another table provides data on new drug addicts notified to the Home Office by Regional Health Authority of notifier for each of the years 1991-95. A table presents data on renotified drug addicts and all drug addicts notified to the Home Office by Regional Health Authority of notifier for each of the years 1991- 95. Two tables contain data on the numbers of new drug addicts notified and renotified to the Home Office during 1995 by Regional Health Authority as well as addict age and sex. Other tables provide data on the numbers of all drug addicts notified to the Home Office during 1995 by Regional Health authority, age, sex, source of first notification in the year, country of origin, and latest injecting status.
Main Term(s): Police statistics
Index Term(s): Drug dependence; Drug Policy; Foreign police
Note: DCC. US Department of Justice, Bureau of Justice Statistics, International Crime Statistics Program.
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