Committing Crimes to Get Drugs

"17% of State and 18% of Federal prisoners committed their crime to obtain money for drugs."

Source: 

Mumola, Christopher J., and Karberg, Jennifer C., "Drug Use and Dependence, State and Federal Prisoners, 2004," (Washington, DC: US Dept. of Justice, Oct. 2006) (NCJ213530), p. 1.
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