Category: Monitoring

Use of GPS Tethers Reduce Crimes by Sex Offenders

Use of GPS Tethers Reduce Crimes by Sex Offenders Traditional supervision of sex offenders is not only expensive, but ineffective as well. The sex offender monitoring services Michigan utilizes has shown that GPS tether anklets can not only help law enforcement keep an eye on sex offenders but also has been able to reduce the…



Electronic Monitoring of Criminals Saves Money

Electronic Monitoring of Criminals Saves Money The Michigan tether program for electronic monitoring of criminals has helped the state save a significant amount of money. According to recent statistics, about 500 individuals are charged with various crimes that include rape, armored robbery and murder(cite/help?). Accommodating these individuals in jail is a very costly effort because…



Electronic Monitoring – The Effective Way to Reduce Crime

Electronic Monitoring – The Effective Way to Reduce Crime Judges are taking to electronic monitoring of criminals in an effort to reduce the pressure on the already overcrowded and expensive prison system. Currently, there are a variety of devices available to facilitate effective monitoring of criminals. Some of the popular devices that are used for…