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Fighting Back

Fighting Back
Neighborhood Antidrug Strategies

April 1996 | 160 pages | SAGE Publications, Inc
Despite strenuous governmental efforts over the past decade, illicit drug use continues to pose a serious challenge to society and, in particular, inner city communities in the United States.

Fighting Back describes the strategies employed by law enforcement agencies and community groups working in partnership to prevent and discourage drug dealing. Offering informed and positive observations, the book includes: a detailed discussion of both theoretical and programmatic issues; the latest empirical research incorporating newly published investigations; and case studies.

Citizen Reporting of Drug Activity
Community Antidrug Efforts
Implanted Community Antidrug Problems
Police Antidrug Efforts
Drug House Abatement Programs

Robert C. Davis

Art Lurigio

Loyola UniversityAssociate Dean for facultyProfessor of Criminal Justice & PsychologyCollege of the Arts and SciencesContact Information: Email: More About Author

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ISBN: 9780803971134

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