electronic monitoring

January 29, 2019

ADAPPT Residential Reentry Center Serves Those in Need

Staff and reentrants at ADAPPT Residential Reentry Center in Reading, Pennsylvania spent the holiday season participating in voluntary community service around the City of Reading. It is a longstanding tradition at ADAPPT that supports reentrants’ behavioral therapies while servicing less fortunate community members. “At ADAPPT we are convinced of the […]
January 23, 2019

Luzerne County Electronic Monitoring Celebrates 20 years in Operation

GEO Reentry Services of Luzerne County Pennsylvania recently celebrated two decades of service in Luzerne County. Staff commemorated the occasion with an open house, welcoming stakeholders in the community to tour the facility, observe programs, and enjoy lunch. Guests were able to see first-hand the various options for electronic monitoring […]
September 30, 2016

Electronic monitoring of offenders has more than doubled in 10 years

According to a recent report from The Pew Charitable Trusts the number of accused and convicted offenders placed on electronic monitoring rose nearly 140 percent over 10 years, thanks in large part to a sharp increase in the use of GPS technology. The findings are based on a survey conducted […]
May 5, 2015

Criminal justice committees offer broad perspective to solving correctional challenges

Criminal justice committees, boards and councils can play a critical role in assessing local needs and planning for the future. As criminal justice agencies seek to promote change, address public safety concerns or plan for resource allocation, they often look to established planning groups, such as commissions, boards and councils. […]