A Plea for Harm Reduction Policing Involving People Who Use Drugs

Document Type : Letter to Editor


1 The British Columbia Centre for Disease Control, Vancouver, BC, Canada

2 The School of Population and Public Health, Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada

3 Vancouver Area Network of Drug Users, Vancouver, BC, Canada

4 Sex Workers United Against Violence, Vancouver, BC, Canada


Main Subjects

Dear Editor,

Global cases of opioid-related fatalities have reached historic proportions.1 Some North American jurisdictions have seen overdose fatality cases that far outpace motor vehicle accidents.2,3... (Read more...)

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  • Receive Date: 22 December 2017
  • Revise Date: 16 March 2018
  • Accept Date: 17 March 2018
  • First Publish Date: 01 August 2018