Drug-related offences in Canada, 2013 - ARCHIVED

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This Juristat article examines the trends in police-reported drug crime as well as a sub-set of criminal courts cases which were successfully linked to Controlled Drugs and Substances Act offences. Using data from the Uniform Crime Reporting Survey and a link completed using the Integrated Criminal Court Survey, this article explores the short and long-term trends in drug offences, the types of drugs and offences, court case decisions, and the characteristics of adults and youth accused.

Issue Number: 2015001
Author(s): Cotter, Adam; Greenland, Jacob; Karam, Maisie

Main Product: Juristat

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