The effect on reconviction of an intervention for drink-driving offenders in the community

Palmer E.J., Hatcher R.M., McGuire J. et al.International Journal of Offender Therapy and Comparative Criminology: 2012, 56(4), p. 525–538.

This study of a cognitive-behavioural course for convicted drink-drivers in England and Wales found no evidence that it reduced the reconviction rate, another disappointing finding on this widely implemented family of crime-reduction approaches.

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