Public-private partnerships in the operation of prisons have existed since long time ago, although the extent of…Continue reading Better technology in Public-Private Partnerships allow cost-savings for government
After a series of high-profile terrorist attacks involving previously incarcerated extremists during the last half-decade, “prison radicalisation”…Continue reading GPS Technology – A tool for the reintegration of radicalised offenders into society
When the use of electronic offender monitoring systems started in the 80s, the only available technology was…Continue reading Electronic monitoring: does “home confinement” necessarily mean “RF”?
Electronic Monitoring (EM) in the criminal justice sector has experienced a tremendous growth over the last decade…Continue reading Taking electronic monitoring to the next level
The understanding that it is possible to make electronic monitoring (EM) technology evolve into the spectrum of…Continue reading From a reactive to a preventive approach: what is on the horizon of electronic monitoring technologies?
Context The Adoption of Electronic Monitoring Technologies The Portuguese Ministry of Justice is no stranger to the…Continue reading Breaking Prison Walls in Portugal: Early Release of Prisoners Through Electronic Monitoring
Electronic monitoring and the future What do we talk about when we talk about “electronic monitoring” (EM)?…Continue reading “Clean and Dirty Electronic Monitoring”, Prof. Mike Nellis
Best practices show that electronic monitoring (EM) can be an interesting tool, especially if used to serve…Continue reading Electronic monitoring as an intermediate punitive territory
// Interview: Francisco Alberto Caricati Director General of the Penitentiary Department of the State of Paraná, Brazil…Continue reading Ten thousand new places to solve the prison system overcrowding
The judicial and corrections sector, both from academics and practitioners’ point of view, has traditionally been quite…Continue reading Criminal justice is increasingly eager to embrace the technological revolution
Overcoming the challenges of prison overcrowding has proven to be a difficult task for many jurisdictions around…Continue reading Reducing prison population and recidivism through the use of real-time monitoring technologies
// Interview: Judge Edgar Taborda Lopes Coordinator of the Training Department of the Centre for Judicial Studies,…Continue reading The Future of Training of the Judicial Staff
// Interview: Mihai Dima Director General of the Romanian Probation System JT: What do you consider to…Continue reading Romania: Challenges and Paradoxes of the Probation System