Within the Discussion Board area, write 3–4 paragraphs that respond to the following questions with your thoughts, ideas, and comments. This will be the foundation for future discussions by your classmates. Be substantive and clear, and use examples to reinforce your ideas.
Use the library, course materials, and Web resources to research the negative impacts of chemical addiction on the criminal justice system. Respond to the following question in your discussion:
- What are some of the negative impacts that drugs and alcohol have on each of the following:
- Crime victims
- Criminal offenders
- Criminal justice system
- What interventions can be implemented to counteract the negative effects of drugs and alcohol on each of the previously mentioned groups of people?