On the basis of your readings, address the following questions:

  • How did the authors study the correlation between drugs, alcohol, and crime? What sampling techniques were used to identify subjects for this study?
  • What were the authors’ findings and conclusions? How did the sampling methods impact the generalizability of the study? How did this article improve your knowledge of drugs, alcohol, and crime?
  • Identify two issues with the methodology that might limit the use of this study to direct public policy concerning drugs and crime.