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California Drug Abuse Statistics

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People in California Abuse Illegal Drugs



DRUG ABUSE

CALIFORNIA'S #1

PREMATURE KILLER



CRIME SCENE DO NOT CROSS CRIME SCENE DO NOT CROSS CRIME S



APPROXIMATE DEATHS PER YEAR in CA 11 PEOPLE PER DAY DIE FROM DRUG ABUSE

#1 DRUG ABUSE

#2 CAR ACCIDENTS

#3 SUICIDES

#4 HOMICIDES

#5 FIREARMS



81% of arrests in Sacramento involve persons testing positive for ILLEGAL DRUG USE



40,000 Emergency Room visits each year in California are DRUG RELATED



In 2001 the state of California spent $60 Million housing marijuana offenders behind bars. at a rate of $114 every second.



On average each inmate costs about $45,000/ye. Thanks!



California has the largest medical marijuana market in the U.S. totaling just over $1,300,000,000



Imagine This: If you were to place 1.3 billion one dollar bills end-to-end, they would circle the earth 5 TIMES



Every Year the State of CALIFORNIA seizes approximately

Heroin 800 lbs

Meth 5,000 lbs

Marijuana 413,000 lbs

Ecstasy Pills 300,000+

Cocaine 18,000 lbs



3.10 FATAL car accidents involve illegal DRUG USE



For every $1 spent on rehabilitation there is an average savings of $7 in benefits such as:

Fewer medical costs

Decreased crime and theft

Increased employment

Less money spent on housing inmates



85% of addicts will never receive the treatment they need.



34,000 The number of guests Duffy's Rehab in Northern California has treated since in opened in 1967



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California Drug Abuse Statistics

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Illegal drug use takes a serious toll on California. Drug abuse is California's #1 premature killer, killing more people than car accidents, suicides and homicides. Every year, California seizes 413,...
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