What’s New Archive

DEC 1, 2016
The Voice of Alcohol Misuse and Crime, December 2016 Newsletter

APR 1, 2016
Alcohol Awareness Month–It’s Time to Separate Drinking from Driving

MAR 22, 2016
The Voice of Alcohol Misuse and Crime, March 2016 Newsletter

MAR 1, 2016
Alcohol Monitoring: A Vital Part of Probation

Feb 1, 2016
Criminal Justice: Is Our Head in the Sand?

DEC 2, 2015
The Voice of Alochol Misuse and Crime, December 2015 Newsletter

SEP 9, 2015
The Voice of Alochol Misuse and Crime, September 2015 Newsletter

Mar 16, 2015
The Voice of Alochol Misuse and Crime, March 2015 Newsletter

Feb 2015
Drunk driving declines, while drug use behind the wheel rises, National Roadside Survey released
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration

Feb 2014
Measuring the Burden—Alcohol’s Evolving Impact on Individuals, Families, and Society
National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism

Month of December
December is National Impaired Driving Month

November 2013
2012 Motor Vehicle Crashes: Overview

Oct 1, 2013
DUI Testing Pilot Program Coming to Nebraska

Sep 12, 2013
Female Drunk Drivers: A qualitative study – History and Experiences in the System.

Sep 3, 2013
Manatee County Wins Third NACO Award for Smart Justice Month
The Bradenton Times

Aug 12, 2013
Holder: ‘New approach’ to reduce mandatory drug sentences
NBC News

July 2013
Ignition Interlock Institutes: Promoting the Use of Interlocks and Improvements to Interlock Program

Jun 18, 2013
The Voice of Alochol Misuse and Crime, June 2013 Newsletter

Jun 18, 2013
A Comprehensive Plan to Move Towards Zero Deaths from Impaired Driving
Deborah A.P. Hersman, Chairman, NTSB

May 16, 2013
The Link Between Stress and Alcohol
NIAAA, Alcohol Alert Number 85

Apr 12, 2013
Impaired Driving Risk Assessment: A primer for policymakers
Traffic Injury Research Foundation

April 2013
Reducing Recidivism and Curbing Corrections Costs Through Justice Reinvestment (PDF)
The Council of State Governments (CSG) Justice Center

March 2013
Challenges and Defenses II (PDF)

February 2013
Increasing Impaired-Driving Enforcement Visibility (PDF)

Jan 29, 2013
Lindsay Lohan: Punishment or Treatment?
West Huddleston for Huffington Post

Jan 22, 2013
A Recap of Smart Justice in 2012

Jan 17, 2013
Video: Smart Justice Presentation to Florida Senate Criminal Justice Committee
Florida Smart Justice Alliance

Jan 14, 2013
Lawmaker: Penal Code Reforms Are Working
Kentucky Public Radio's Dan Conti

Jan 9, 2013
The District of Columbia’s new tools in the fight against drunk driving
The Century Council

Jan 2, 2013
Raptakis to Introduce Legislation Targeting Repeat Drunk Driving Offenders

Dec 16, 2012
Council helps guide a more efficient jail

Dec 11, 2012
2011 Motor Vehicle Crashes: Overview

Dec 6, 2012
The Voice on Alcohol Misuse and Crime
NPAMC Online Newsletter

Dec 5, 2012
Supervising Offenders: The New Shade of Gray?
NPAMC Guest Blog - Kerri Wagner

Nov 28, 2012
The Impact of South Dakota’s 24/7 Sobriety Project on Alcohol-Related Crime

Nov 16, 2012
Efficacy of Frequent Monitoring With Swift, Certain, and Modest Sanctions for Violations
Rand and the American Journal of Public Health

Nov 16, 2012
24/7 program gains acclaim

Nov 15, 2012
A New Approach to Reducing Drunk Driving and Domestic Violence
RAND Video Blog - Beau Kilmer

Oct 3, 2012
‘Smart justice’ effort could be revived in Legislature
Jacksonville Daily Record

Oct 2, 2012
Smart Justice: Reducing Recidivism Reduces Taxpayer Costs
Sunshine State News

Oct 1, 2012
DUI program could save Wyoming big bucks
Wyoming Tribune Eagle

Sep 28, 2012
NHTSA Publishes Transdermal Alcohol Monitoring Case Studies

Sep 24, 2012
N.J. Assembly panel OKs tougher penalties for drunk driving parents
The Record

Sep 13, 2012
Announcing “Smart Justice” for Spokane
Center for Justice

Sep 12, 2012
Setting the Record Straight on HOPE Probation: Memo from the Founder
Hawaii Reporter

Sep 3, 2012
INTERVIEW: Douglas Marlowe
The Pacific Northwest Inlander

Aug 20, 2012
Young and New Driver Resource Center

Jun 28, 2012
Making a Difference: NHTSA Recognizes Top Highway Safety Advocates for 2012
Sobering Up

Jun 22, 2012
Many Drivers Convicted of DUI Have Lifelong Struggle With Heavy Drinking
The Partnership at DrugFree.org

Jun 21, 2012
24/7 program ready for ignition interlock devices to battle DUIs

Apr 13, 2012
Override governor’s veto on inmate drug treatment program
Bradenton Herald

Mar 26, 2012
HOPE: A Swift and Certain Process for Probationers
National Institute of Justice

Mar 2, 2012
MADD Appoints Debbie Weir as Chief Executive Officer

Feb 16, 2012
The (Partial) Cost of Underage Drinking
The Wall Street Journal - Health Blog

Jan 5, 2012
Let’s work to bend the corrections cost curve
Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman

Jan 5, 2012
Time is now to be ‘smart on crime’
Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman

Jan 1, 2012
Hope springs eternal
Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Dec 20, 2011
Veterans Treatment Courts Hailed as Solution for Troubled Vets

Dec 16, 2011
DUI video: 24/7 sobriety program success story
The Argus Leader

Dec 14, 2011
City Of Seattle And DOC Partner To Reduce Violations By Supervised Offenders
The Seattle Medium

Dec 13, 2011
Reformers for push for ‘swift and certain’ response

Dec 12, 2011
Group Looks for Less Expensive Prison Reforms

Dec 12, 2011
DUI 24/7 program
The Argus Leader

Dec 10, 2011
DUI: A sobering week
Argus Leader

Dec 09, 2011
To cut correction costs, officials have to consider lengths of stay, condition of stay and more

Nov 14, 2011
Controlling Crime: How To Do More With Less
The Crime Report

Oct 2011
Probation Experiment Takes Cue from Hawaii
The News Journal

Oct 18, 2011
Four Communities Receive Funding for Court-Based Program to Prevent Reoffending
PR Newswire

Oct 18, 2011
Fla. prisoner rehabilitation bill to get revamped
The Miami Herald

October 2011
Cities rethink how to combat crime
USA Today

Oct 11, 2011
The Century Council Celebrates Twenty Years of Fighting Drunk Driving and Underage Drinking
The Century Council

Oct 6, 2011
At war over the war on drugs
The Globe and Mail

October 2011
Free resources created by non-profit groups and experts to assist others applying for grants
Guidestar and IdeaEncoure

Oct 4, 2011
Alaska lawmakers seek reduction of prison costs, recidivism
The Anchorage Daily News

Oct 3, 2011
24/7 Sobriety Act Kicks Off
Bilings, MT

Oct 1, 2011
Lawmakers to hold meeting on prison costs

Sep 18, 2011
California tries new approach for parole violators

Sep 16, 2011
International Call for Doctors to Take Lead in Reducing Alcohol Misuse

Sep 11, 2011
Jim Webb’s Criminal-Justice Crusade
The Daily Beast

Aug 16, 2011
Sobriety program off to good start

Aug 15, 2011
Continuous alcohol monitoring from G4S helps reduce the prison population

Aug 21, 2011
Gangbusters will force thugs to wear booze band if they want to stay out of jail
Daily Record

The Voice - September 2011 Issue
The official online publication of the National Partnership on Alcohol Misuse and Crime

Aug 23, 2011
The Marine Corps League Endorses Veterans Treatment Courts
Organization calls program a ‘vital model for serving this nation’s justice-involved veterans’

August 16, 2011
The War on Drug Courts
By Eli Sannders

Aug 2010
New Web Page on Alcohol Misuse and Crime
DOJ Bureau of Justice Statistics

The Implementation of Alcohol Interlocks for First Offenders: A Case Study
Traffic Injury Research Foundation

Jul 21,2010
CSG Justice Center Creates Reentry Programs Database

Jun 30, 2010
New NADCP Position Statement: Use of Technology in the Detection of Alcohol

Apr 27, 2010
Drunk Driving: Is the Glass Half-Empty?
Freakonomics Blog - NYTimes.com

Apr 01, 2010
Prison Count 2010
The Pew Center on the States

Mar 21, 2010
Swift and sure
Boston Globe

Mar 2010
Traffic Safety Facts

Dec 31, 2009
DUI collisions are no accident
Randy Jotte, STLtoday.com

Dec 07, 2009
Criminal Justice and Highway Safety Coalition Applauds NHTSA Nomination
Media Release

Sep 23, 2009
HOPE offers benefits for justice system
Honolulu Advertiser

Aug 21, 2009
Financing Center of Excellence
Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)

Aug 13, 2009
Substance Abuse Treatment Admissions Referred by the Criminal Justice System
The TEDS Report

Aug 18, 2009
Florida must do more than build prisons
St. Petersburg Times

Aug 3, 2009
The Fiscal Crisis in Corrections: Rethinking Policies and Practices
VERA Institute of Justice