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However, there are several alternative sentencing methods that can replace time in prison one such method is electronic monitoring. Electronic monitoring throughout the years, the government has created numerous strategies in order to make prisons less populated electronic monitoring, one of the.
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Electronic home monitoring, or ehm, is a type of supervision tool used in the criminal justice system, most often by police the ehm system requires a residential. Electronic monitoring was first piloted in scotland in 1998, before being rolled-out nationally in 2002 as a restriction of liberty order which is imposed only by. Queensland is about to start gps tracking of convicted sex offenders electronic monitoring of suspects and offenders has been around in various guises for almost 30.
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