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Summer 7-16-2012


Drug arrests increased faster for adult women and were nearly double the rate for men of the same age from 1980, though men still outnumber women in this category. This databit shows the arrest rates for women from 1980 to 2010 for youth, young adults, and older adults in drug sales/manufacture and possession.


Research and Evaluation Center, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, City University of New York.



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