TITLE

The Third Way: An Agenda for Electronic Monitoring in the Next Decade

AUTHOR(S)
Caiado, Nuno
PUB. DATE
February 2012
SOURCE
Journal of Offender Monitoring;2012, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the electronic monitoring ( EM) of the U.S. prisons as EM is gaining traction in dealing with prison overcrowding, low cost of imprisonment and a high degree of control by the jurisdictions over the offender's actions and whereabouts. Information on new innovations in the EM industry and its applications is also presented. Current models for EM in the jurisdictions and the social context in which new models will need to evolve is discussed.
ACCESSION #
76152683

 

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