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This Was The Decade Drug Overdoses Killed Nearly Half A Million Americans (2019)

It was also the decade we finally started treating drug addiction like a disease, spurred by an overdose epidemic that ravaged white, rural America.

Prince. Tom Petty. Philip Seymour Hoffman. Men and women, young and old, rich and poor. Maybe someone you knew or loved.

Proceedings of the Large Jail Network Meeting: September 2017

These proceedings highlight what happened at the Large Jail Network Meeting September 6-7, 2017.

Who Gets Time for Federal Drug Offenses? Data Trends and Opportunities for Reform

This brief examines federally sentenced prisoners with drug offenses to learn about their criminal histories and the nature of their offenses.

LEAD: Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion

This website explains how this pre-booking diversion program places offenders into community-based services, instead of jail and prosecution.

Transgender, Transsexual, and Gender Nonconforming Health Care in Correctional Settings

Twenty-five principles are provided to help correctional health professionals assure that the needs of transgender offenders are met.

ADAM II 2013 Annual Report

The prevalence of drug use in the male arrestee population is determined by the Arrestee Drug Abuse Monitoring Program II (ADAM II).

Principles of an Effective Criminal Justice Response to the Challenges and Needs of Drug-Involved Individuals

This report outlines ten operating guidelines that define highly-successful system-level responses to address the needs of drug involved individuals. 

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