Drug tests aim to break crime cycle.
In the second year of the Home Office's three-year pilot project to break the cycle of drugs-crime-prison, eight operational command units in Birmingham and Smethwick are now drug-testing offenders in custody. Project director Chief Supt Bob Baxter said: 'We have already charged seven individuals for refusing the mandatory drug test.'
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|Publication:||The Birmingham Post (England)|
|Date:||Jun 2, 2004|
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