NSW Caretaker Convention in effect on this site from Friday 3 March 2023.


Author Karen Freeman, Craig Jones, Richard Mattick and Don Weatherburn
Published August 2002
Report Type Bureau Brief No. 21
Subject Drugs and Drug Courts
Keywords methadone maintenance treatment, heroin, criminal histories

Download this publication



This study examines the criminal histories of 503 persons drawn from the New South Wales methadone program register.