Predicting state police officer alcohol consumption and use of tobacco

  title={Predicting state police officer alcohol consumption and use of tobacco},
  author={Allen Copenhaver and R. Tewksbury},
  journal={International Journal of Police Science & Management},
  pages={207 - 216}
  • Allen Copenhaver, R. Tewksbury
  • Published 2018
  • Political Science
  • International Journal of Police Science & Management
  • Criminal justice research has well documented the fact that law enforcement officers experience a significant amount of stress. Research also suggests law enforcement officers use tobacco (which is not healthy at any rate) and alcohol at rates exceeding those of other populations. Although several studies have documented the above across a wide variety of law enforcement populations, research has not previously explored the extent to which state police officers use tobacco and alcohol. Because… CONTINUE READING

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