Drug court participation continues to rise in state
Convictions in drug-related crimes account for about half of women sent to Oklahoma prisons
BY GINNIE GRAHAM - Tulsa World •
Modified: February 13, 2011 at 9:03 am •
Published: February 13, 2011
Editor’s note: Oklahoma Watch is an independent investigative and in-depth reporting team that partners with news organizations and higher education to produce impact journalism in the public interest. This is one in a series of stories in which Oklahoma Watch, The Oklahoman and the Tulsa World are examining the issue of Oklahoma’s female incarceration rate. For more, go to NewsOK.com/oklahoma-watch.