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Substance Abuse Programs

Table 15: Success Rates of Inmates With and Without Substance Abuse Program Completion, Comparison by Offense Status

Offense Status Without
S.A. Completion
With
S.A. Completion
%Difference % Improvement
No Precursor offenses 74.0% 71.4% -2.6% -3.4%
Precursor offenses 59.6% 67.4% 7.9% 13.2%
A precursor offense is an offense that indicates a history of criminal behavior related to substance abuse/dependence.