BJS: Bureau of Justice Statistics

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Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS)
Alcohol and Crime: Data from 2002 to 2008

In 7% of alcohol-involved violent incidents known to law enforcement, other types of drugs were also suspected to be involved

  • Suspected involvement of other types of drug was far more common in alcohol-involved violent incidents known to law enforcement than in other violent incidents where alcohol was not present (7.0% vs. 1.3%).
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Table 11. Percent of alcohol-involved and other violent incidents known to law enforcement suspected of involving other drugs, 2007
Suspected other drug All Alcohol-involved Other violent

  Total 100.0 % 100.0 % 100.0 %
Yes 1.9 7.0 1.3
No 98.1   93.0   98.7  

Source: National Incident-Based Reporting System, 2007, administered by the FBI as part of the UCR Program. 






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