Publication - Research and analysis

Electronic monitoring: uses, challenges and successes

Published: 17 Apr 2019
Directorate:
Safer Communities Directorate
Part of:
Law and order
ISBN:
9781787817241

This report reviews the published literature on the uses, challenges and successes of electronic monitoring for people with convictions and on bail.

Electronic monitoring: uses, challenges and successes
The purpose of this paper

The purpose of this paper

This paper reviews the main strengths and weaknesses of electronic monitoring (EM) for offenders based on a review of the findings from a number of international and UK studies. The paper also describes how EM is used in Scotland and in other jurisdictions. 


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