...statistics paper from the works of Bennett (2004), Greenblatt (2002), Hiller, Knight, Rao and Simpson (2000), Makkai and Payne (2003), Niazi, Pervaiz, Minhas and Najam (2005), Wei, Makkai and McGregor (2003), and Young, Dembo and Henderson (2007).
The Bennett (2004) study
The Bennett (2004) study began in 1996 to ascertain the prevalence of drug usage among offenders in the United Kingdom, and to trace whatever links there are between drugs and crime in relation to arrestees. This study was patterned after the Drug Use Forecasting (DUF) program of the United States Department of Justice. Like the DUF program, the Bennett (2004) research is being carried out using interviews and drug tests... Running...