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Drugs & Substance Abuse Programs at a Glance
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Total Number of Programs: 196

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Drugs & Substance Abuse Practice Outcomes at a Glance
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Total Number of Practices: 14

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Drugs & Substance Abuse

In 2012, an estimated 23.9 million Americans aged 12 and older were current (past month) illicit drug users; this represents 9.2% of the population aged 12 or older.[1] Illicit drugs include marijuana, cocaine, heroin, hallucinogens, inhalants, and prescription drugs used for non-medical purposes.

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OJP Publications

Drug Courts, NIJ,OJJDP,BJA, May 2018
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Just Science Podcast: Episode 42: Drugs: Just Drug Courts, NIJ-Sponsored, May 2018
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Just Science Podcast: Episode 43: Drugs: Just Electronic Dance Music Festivals, NIJ-Sponsored, May 2018
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Just Science Podcast: Episode 44: Drugs: Just Liver Die, NIJ-Sponsored, May 2018
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Characteristics of Delinquency Cases Handled in Juvenile Court 2015, OJJDP-Sponsored, May 2018
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Are grants available for drug-related law enforcement efforts?
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Where can I locate information on juvenile drug courts?
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Do you have a listing of the counties/zip codes involved in High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA) program efforts?
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