The clinical connection: Drugs and crime

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The relationship between drugs and crime is examined, with emphasis on the clinical importance of combining treatment with criminal justice authority. Selected studies are reviewed, and the historical importance of the criminal justice system for drug abuse treatment is stressed. Examples are used to depict dilemmas surrounding drugs and crime.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1049-1064
Number of pages16
JournalSubstance Use and Misuse
Issue number6-7
StatePublished - 1985

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Medicine (miscellaneous)
  • Health(social science)
  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health
  • Psychiatry and Mental health


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