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L15

Author Bronwyn Lind, Don Weatherburn, Shuling Chen, Marian Shanahan, Emily Lancsar, Marion Haas and Richard De Abreu Lourenco
Published January 2002
Report Type Legislative Evaluation No. 15
Subject Costs of crime; Drugs and Drug Courts; Evaluation reports
Keywords drug-related crime, NSW Drug Court, cost effectiveness, economic evaluation, legislative evaluation, legislative evaluation

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Summary

Aim

This report (the final in a series of six) examines the cost-effectiveness of the Drug Court, compared with conventional sanctions, in reducing drug-related crime.