From the June 1981 magazine.

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Teen Trend Continues

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LONDON, ENGLAND--Statistics issued by the British Home Office show there has been a 10% increase in the number of drunkenness offenses and that 18-year-olds have demonstrated the highest increase.

Home Office Minister Timothy Raison said that the number of 17-year-olds found guilty during 1979 in England and Wales was 4,079, which was 60% of the figure for the 18-year-old group.

The number of...