Recidivism rates increase in drug offenses
Of 5,477 people arrested for drug crimes last year, 3,392, or 61.9 percent, were second-time offenders, according to the data submitted by the National Police Agency to Rep. Yoo Seung-woo of the ruling Saenuri Party. (Yonhap)
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