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NCJ Number: 30440 Find in a Library
Title: POLICE CHIEF AND JUSTICE MINISTER AGREE THAT DRUNKENNESS SHOULD BE DECRIMINALIZED - SWEDEN
Journal: POLISTIDNINGEN  Volume:72  Issue:4  Dated:(JUNE 5, 1975)  Pages:14-15
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: Svenska Polisfoerbundet
Sweden
Date Published: 1975
Page Count: 2
Sponsoring Agency: Svenska Polisfoerbundet
Stockholm 5, 102 46, Sweden
Format: Article
Language: Swedish
Country: Sweden
Annotation: ABOUT 4,000 DRUNKEN DRIVERS PER YEAR ARE SENTENCED TO PRISON TERMS IN SWEDEN AND IT IS ESTIMATED THAT NEARLY 3,000 OF THEM SHOULD PAY FINES OR (IN MOST CASES) UNDERGO SOME KIND OF SOBRIETY TREATMENT INSTEAD.
Abstract: BOTH MINISTER OF JUSTICE LENNART GEIJER AND NATIONAL POLICE CHIEF CARL PERSSON HAVE EXPRESSED THEMSELVES AS FAVORING DECRMINALIZIATION OF DRUNKEN DRIVING. --IN SWEDISH
Index Term(s): Decriminalization; Driving Under the Influence (DUI); Police attitudes; Sweden
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