- Lessen the impact of drug and alcohol use on individuals, families and communities through education, family support and enforcement.
- Continue to work with offender management and police colleagues to ensure that offenders are given the opportunity to address their criminal activity, which can often be the result of a substance addiction.
- Continue to protect communities through robust enforcement to tackle the supply drugs, drug related crime and anti-social behaviour. Utilise the opportunity offered through contact with the criminal justice system to improve access to drug treatment services.
- Feed into the re-tender for drug and alcohol treatment services to ensure that there is a focus on reducing drug related criminal activity.
More information related to health aspects of drugs misuse are provided in the Health section.