Criminal Justice monitoring technologies can help alleviate the top three challenges facing criminal justice systems today:
High recidivism rates and other social considerations.
Alternatives to Incarceration (ATI) programs for misdemeanor and non-violent felony offenders help displace substantial incarceration time and attendant costs, according to numerous studies and reports.Many of these same studies show that ATI can be more effective in reducing relapse and recidivism than jail sentences. Success hinges on robust monitoring, presence and location verification solutions to help ensure offenders comply with court orders.
3M Electronic Monitoring can custom tailor a full featured, technology-based solution that is cost-effective, simple to operate, supports ATI goals and helps protect the community. Some of the available components include:
ATI programs help cut costs. That’s especially important today, when criminal justice administrations globally face serious budget challenges. The annual per-person-served costs for monitoring solutions to support Alternatives to Incarceration are substantially less than the annual cost per inmate incarceration.