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Drug Treatment Courts Best for Offenders

Caroline Cooper
Caroline Cooper, the report's chief editor and director of the Justice Programs Office

Drug treatment courts offer an effective health and public safety response for drug-dependent offenders, according to a wide range of experts in the report, "Drug Treatment Courts: An International Response to Drug-dependent Offenders."

The report was issued by the Justice Programs Office of the School of Public Affairs and the Inter-American Drug Abuse Commission of the Organization of American States.