The identification of alcohol intoxication by police.

@article{Brick2001TheIO,
  title={The identification of alcohol intoxication by police.},
  author={John F Brick and Joseph Carpenter},
  journal={Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research},
  year={2001},
  volume={25 6},
  pages={850-5}
}
BACKGROUND The identification of alcohol intoxication by police, bartenders, social hosts, and potential passengers is an important issue in the prevention of alcohol-related driving accidents. This study examines the ability of police officers to correctly identify and make ratings of the sobriety of target drinkers presented on video. METHODS Raters were asked to determine (1) whether the target drinker had been drinking alcohol, (2) whether it was "okay" to serve the target another drink… CONTINUE READING