The Cost Of Crime In Jail: The War On Drugs

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Have you ever wondered how much money is spent with your tax money on jails and the cost of how many people are in there are too much and others say it’s not too much because crime is down even though there are millions of people are in jail and half a million are there for drugs we should still treat them like criminals.
The War on Drugs could be seen as a lost war. Some studies show that there are 500,000 people in jail for drugs (3). The cost for all the people in jail is costing tax payers millions. The use of drugs in the world is estimated 230,000 million people 90% are not classed problematic (1). The number of people need classed with drugs all need help with their problem. The War on Drugs is costing us millions and the people need

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