Criminal behavior patterns of female addicts: a comparison of findings in two cities.

@article{Weissman1976CriminalBP,
  title={Criminal behavior patterns of female addicts: a comparison of findings in two cities.},
  author={James C Weissman and K N File},
  journal={The International journal of the addictions},
  year={1976},
  volume={11 6},
  pages={1063-77}
}
A great deal of the literature on addiction is devoted to analyses of the relation between drugs of addiction and crime among males. The few studies which have undertaken to describe the relationship between crime and addiction in females have generally concluded that addicted females either become prostitutes or they commit crimes against property. This… CONTINUE READING