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Drugs and crime : trends among watch-house detainees ; a study using Drug Use Monitoring in Australia (DUMA) data / Crime and Misconduct Commission, Queensland
Bib ID 4366365
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
Author
Queensland. Crime and Misconduct Commission
 
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Description Brisbane : Crime and Misconduct Commission, c2008 
vii, 143 p ; 30 cm. 
ISBN 1876986433
Series

Research reports (Queensland. Crime and Misconduct Commission) ; Mar 2008

Summary

This report provides an accurate depiction of illegal drug use among Queensland watch-house detainees between 1999 and 2005, and comparative information [2004-5] about detainees in watch-houses in other states [NSW, WA and SA].

Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: 1 Introduction 1
  • Is there a link between illicit drug use and crime? 1
  • What is DUMA? 2
  • What is the scope of this report? 2
  • Is there concordance between the urinalysis and self-report results? 3
  • What are the limitations of the data? 4
  • 2 Socio-demographic profile of a sample of watch-house detainees
  • (1999-2000 to 2004-05) 6
  • Gender 6
  • Age 6
 
Notes

"March 2008".

Bibliography; p. 139-143.

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Subjects Drug abuse and crime -- Queensland.  |  Drug abuse and crime -- Australia.  |  Drug abuse and crime -- Research -- Queensland.  |  Drug abuse and crime -- Research -- Australia.  |  Detainees  |  Drug abuse  |  Drug user characteristics  |  Drug use statistics  |  Drug / crime relationships
Form/genre Electronic book
Other authors/contributors Sheehan, Anna  |  Webster, Julianne  |  Queensland. Crime and Misconduct Commission
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Trends among watch-house detainees

Study using Drug Use Monitoring in Australia (DUMA) data

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