Monitoring Technologies

In the NIJ Journal

NIJ grantee Dr. Stephen Gies has published an article comparing two studies with very different results showing that GPS technology may be used to help prevent crime in various ways. Read GPS Supervision in California: One Technology, Two Contrasting Goals.

NIJ identifies the technology needs of parole and probation agencies as well as community-based offender programs and, whenever possible, draws on directly available technology that can be quickly adapted for use by these organizations. Learn about:

See also the Electronic Monitoring Resource Center Exit Notice, managed by NIJ's Corrections Technology Center of Excellence to provide law enforcement and corrections professionals with a secure environment for sharing information and exchanging ideas. The site contains a large and growing number of documents in the following categories:

  • Legal Issues
  • Legislation
  • News Articles
  • Procurement Help
  • Program Administration
  • Reports and Research
  • Technology
Date Modified: March 17, 2014