Methadone use in Malta prisons down almost 50%

According to Malta’s Home Affairs Minister, Byron Camilleri, the number of people in Maltese prisons who are provided with methadone maintenance dropped from 70 in March 2020 to 38 in March 2021. The minister also reported that 185 prisoners also receive psychological treatments for substance use disorders.

Source: https://timesofmalta.com/articles/view/methadone-use-in-prison-has-almost-halved-in-one-year.859885