Judging Drugged Driving


For the first time in United States history, driving under the influence of drugs has surpassed driving under the influence of alcohol. Courts across the country are struggling with the issues surrounding toxicology for substances other than alcohol. At issue are methods for identifying impaired drivers on the road, the assessment and documentation of their impairment, the availability of appropriate chemical tests, and the interpretation of test results.

Download this insightful trend report for a quick overview of the challenge facing law enforcement and judges in these cases.