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CJB29

Author Wayne Hall
Published June 1996
Report Type Crime and Justice Bulletin No. 29
Subject Drugs and Drug Courts
Keywords Methadone maintenance treatment, heroin, crime reduction

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Summary

Aim

This bulletin reviews research to determine whether the number of persons enrolled in methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) be expanded as part of a larger strategy to reduce drug and property crime among opioid-dependent offenders.