Report

The Queensland Drug Court: a recidivism study of the first 100 graduates

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Recidivism Courts Drugs and alcohol Australia Queensland
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This paper considers the Queensland Drug court's attempt to reduce reoffending by drug-dependent offenders with a long history of criminal offending and heavy drug use. The study found that successful graduates consistently report a decline in their criminal activity and lower rates of recidivism than those who dropped out of the program or were sent to prison.

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