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Police Alcohol/Drug Related Incidents

Almost one-fifth of police responses involve alcohol and/or drugs
  • 18.7% of all police responses are for incidents involving alcohol and/or drugs (6,474 calls in 2018).

Last year when looking at all police incidents:

  • Drugs are 10% of all calls
  • Alcohol are 7% of all calls
  • Both alcohol and drugs are 2% of all calls