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NCJRS Celebrates National Library Week April 12-18

National Library Week

Started in 1958, National Library Week is a nationwide observance celebrated by all types of libraries - including the NCJRS Virtual Library. NCJRS invites you to explore the breadth and scope of the NCJRS Virtual Library collection and services. With more than 220,000 collection documents and 60,000 online resources, including all known Office of Justice Programs works, it is one of the world’s largest criminal justice special collections.

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NCJ Number: NCJ 172212     Find in a Library
Title: DWI Offenders Under Correctional Supervision
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  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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