Study of rearrests for drunken driving in Norway.

  title={Study of rearrests for drunken driving in Norway.},
  author={Svetlana Skurtveit and Asbj\org Solberg Christophersen and K M Beylich and Anders Bj\orneboe and J\org G M\orland},
  journal={Forensic science international},
  volume={92 1},
The National Institute of Forensic Toxicology (NIFT) in Oslo receives blood samples from all Norwegian drivers suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol. It is well known that a large proportion of the arrested drunken drivers are repeat offenders. The purposes of this investigation was to find the arrest rates (the percentage of subjects arrested once or more) among drunken drivers followed retrospectively and prospectively during the 11-year period 1984-1994 and the probability of… CONTINUE READING