September 2015: New Data Added
2013 Data on Involvement in Community Activities
New data have been added from the 2013 Minnesota Student Survey, about community activity. Check out the percentages of students reporting participation in the following community activities: club or community sports teams; community clubs and programs; and religious activities. Find the data under the Resilience Factors tab under Shared Risk & Protective Factors.
2013 Child Maltreatment Data
Data on child maltreatment have been added from the 2013 Child Welfare Report by the Children and Family Services division of the Minnesota Department of Human Services. Find the data under the Risk Factors tab under Shared Risk & Protective Factors.
New SUMN Fact Sheets on Safety and Caring
Explore the associations between students' substance use and their feelings of safety in their surroundings, and their perceptions of caring by the people in their lives. Find the new sheets under the Publications by Topic tab, under the Risk and Protective Factors heading.
New Addition to the Gallery
Take a peek at Deer River's Alcohol Prevention Infographic
on the Gallery page. Use the Gallery
ideas for presentations for your own community!
New from Last Month: August 2015
2013 and 2014 Probation Data for Drug Offenses
The most recent drug offense probation data from the Minnesota Department of Corrections have been added to the site, for both adults and juveniles. Data are available by county and region. Find it under the Drugs: Consequences tab.
2014 Minnesota Liquor Law and Narcotics Arrests
Liquor law and narcotics arrest data have also been added from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety's recently-released 2014 Uniform Crime Report. Liquor law arrest data are available by age and race. Narcotics arrest data from counties and regions are broken down by gender, age and race, as well as by narcotic type: opium and cocaine, marijuana, synthetic drugs, and other drugs. Find it all under the Drugs: Consequences tab.
Evidence-Based Practices Resources
Check out our Where to Find What Works: Best Practices Resources section, with helpful links to resources on evidence-based practices for community health and substance abuse prevention planning.
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