Tag: imprisonment

Electronic monitoring: reflections on a GPS technology test

Cabinet Secretary for Justice, Michael Matheson, reports on a possibly unique electronic monitoring trial of GPS technology in Scotland using the first hand experiences of volunteers. Earlier this year almost fifty volunteers from justice organisations across the country took part

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Sentencing and Release from Prison: the End of ‘Automatic Early Release’?

In the first of three posts on current issues in sentencing in Scotland, Cyrus Tata considers the radical new arrangements governing the release of prisoners in Scotland that have just come into force. What are they and what impact will

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