XML, GPS, RF: New-age Crime Fighters

May 2006
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;May2006, Vol. 43 Issue 5, p40
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the new technology equipped with global positioning system (GPS) to track out-of-jail individuals as well as share law enforcement information. The jail officials in New Hampshire have got hold of a GPS-based system. It is used an alternative to monitor inmates and pretrial defendants. It is also more cost-effectively than jail time. Strafford County is in New Hampshire which started using electronic monitoring in 2003. The GPS enabled monitoring system tracks the person's whereabouts within 10 meters and make work easier for jail officials.


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