Drugs & alcohol misuse research
The Probation Service commissioned a research report Informing & Supporting Change: Drug and Alcohol Misuse among People on Probation Supervision in Ireland which was authored by Dr. Louise Rooney, UCD and launched by Minister for Justice Helen McEntee, TD at an online event in November 2021. Building on previous research, the study identifies substance misuse prevalence among people on probation supervision, examines the relationship between substance misuse behaviour and offending, and explores the engagement of people supervised as well as the Probation Service response. The research was supported by the Central Statistics Office (CSO).
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