Drug use monitoring in Australia: Drug use among police detainees, 2019

In 2019, 78 percent (n=676) of detainees tested positive to at least one type of drug, and 44 percent (n=382) tested positive to more than one drug type. Methamphetamine had the highest test positive rate of any drug (51%, n=444), and was also described as the most readily available.

Drug use monitoring in Australia: Drug use among police detainees, 2019