This collection examines the characteristics of users and
sellers of crack cocaine and the impact of users and sellers on the
criminal justice system and on drug treatment and community programs.
Information was also collected concerning users of drugs other than
crack cocaine and the attributes of those users. Topics covered
include initiation into substance use and sales, expenses for drug
use, involvement with crime, sources of income, and primary substance
of abuse. Demographic information includes subject's race, educational
level, living area, social setting, employment status, occupation,
marital status, number of children, place of birth, and date of
birth. Information was also collected about the subject's parents:
education level, occupation, and place of birth.
Fagan, Jeffrey, Belenko, Steven, and Johnson, Bruce D. Changing Patterns of Drug Abuse and Criminality Among Crack Cocaine Users in New York City, 1988-1989 . Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 2005-11-04. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09670.v2
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United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. National Institute of Justice (87-IJ-CX-0064)