THE DRINKING DRIVER: A SURVEY OF CURRENT COURT PRACTICES

THIS IS THE THIRD REFERENCE VOLUME IN THE SERIES OF FIVE VOLUMES COMPRISING A SURVEY OF COURT PROCEDURES FOR HANDLING PROBLEM DRINKERS CONVICTED OF DRIVING WHILE INTOXICATED. RESULTS OF A NATIONWIDE SURVEY OF COURT AND TREATMENT AGENCY PRACTICES FOR HANDLING PROBLEM DRINKING DRIVERS ARE PRESENTED AND DISCUSSED. MAIL SURVEY RESULTS ARE SUPPLEMENTED BY A MORE DETAILED DESCRIPTION OF PRACTICES AT TWELVE OPERATING COURT REFERRAL SYSTEMS VISITED. IT WAS DETERMINED THAT FEW COURTS ATTEMPTED TO IDENTIFY AND REFER PROBLEM DRINKING DRIVERS TO TREATMENT, AND CORRESPONDINGLY FEW TREATMENT AGENCIES REPORTED RECEIVING SUCH REFERRALS. FEW RECORDS WERE KEPT ON TREATMENT OTCOMES, INCLUDING THOSE INVOLVING THE USE OF ANTABUSE.

  • Supplemental Notes:
    • VOL 3 PP XV-94
  • Corporate Authors:

    Inst for Res In Public Safety

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  • Authors:
    • JOSCELYN, K B
    • Maickel, R P
    • Goldenbaum, D M
  • Publication Date: 1971-10

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  • Accession Number: 00238936
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Aug 20 1973 12:00AM