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Statistics - A quick rundown on homeless people

Number 1
Age: 31
Sex: Male
Race: Aboriginal/Caucasian
Drugs used: Heroin, speed, coke… the lot.
Residential status: On the streets, always have been
Detention: Millions… since I was 8. It was like a permanent home for me.
Jail: Since I was 16. I’ve spent the last 15… 16 years inside.
Crimes committed: Murder, breaking and entering, car theft, robbery, home invasion, rape (accused)… everything!
Amount of times caught: A lot.
Comment: Life sucks, but we learn to live with it. We live the best we can with what we have. Hopefully we shall find happiness.

Number 2
Age: 16
Sex: Female
Race: Caucasian.
Drugs used: Speed, Coke, Marijuana (used to), Dexamphetamine
Residential status: On and off the streets
Detention: Never
Jail: Too young
Crimes committed: Stolen cars, Possession, Violence, Shoplifting, General Street Crime
Amount of times caught: None
Comment: Life’s a bitch most of the time. Life won’t be like this forever and show me the money!



Number 3
Age: 15
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Drugs used: Everything (especially sniffing paint)
Residential status: On the streets
Detention: Too many to count… 20 something?
Jail: Too young
Crimes committed: Armed robbery, Breaking into cars, Stealing bikes… just about everything
Amount of times caught: Not many
Comment: Life is fucked. But then again, it’s good on the streets because people help you out. Besides that, it’s fucked. You take up drugs, and then you find you’ve got Hep C!

Number 4
Age: 25
Sex: Female
Race: Aboriginal
Drugs used: Speed, Heroin, Solvents, Marijuana and Pills
Residential status: On and off the streets
Detention: 1001 times
Jail: 17 times
Crimes committed: Assault and Stealing
Amount of times caught: Heaps
Comment: Life is sweet. It’s not cool when you’ve got cunts that treat you like a dog because that’s when they bring you down. I am too solid