Drugs in Prison is an essential handbook for all those who work with prisoners as well as students of penal drugs policy. Comprehensive and easy to use, it: provides up-to-date information on drugs, drug misuse and drugs legislation; outlines government and prison strategies for tackling drug misuse; describes the various methods being used to combat drugs in prison; reviews the effectiveness of these approaches and the performance of different establishments; discusses future strategy and practice.
Also featured are extensive index, a glossary, and useful appendices, case studies and checklists, which service to reinforce key learning points.
Dangerous Drugs Prisons and Drug Misuse Tackling Drugs in Prison Drugs Prevention Mandatory Drug Testing Reducing Demand for Drugs Drug Treatment Programmes What Works? Reviewing Performance Planning for the Future