Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/29934
Appears in Collections:Faculty of Social Sciences Blog Posts/Website Contributions
Title: Apps, Tags, Tracks: Ten Questions about Uses of Technology in Probation
Author(s): Graham, Hannah
Contact Email: h.m.graham@stir.ac.uk
Keywords: Electronic monitoring
mobile apps
probation
community justice
technology
digital justice
Issue Date: 27-Jun-2018
Citation: Graham H (2018) Apps, Tags, Tracks: Ten Questions about Uses of Technology in Probation. Confederation of European Probation (CEP) website [Blog Post] 27.06.2018. https://www.cep-probation.org/apps-tags-tracks-ten-questions-about-uses-of-technology-in-probation/
Abstract: This is an article by Dr. Hannah Graham, Senior Lecturer in Criminology in the Scottish Centre for Crime and Justice Research (SCCJR), Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Stirling, Scotland. In this article, Dr. Hannah Graham explores some of the issues and questions she raised in her plenary presentation at the Confederation of European Probation (CEP) European Electronic Monitoring conference in Zagreb, Croatia in April 2018. At the conference, Hannah presented and co-led a workshop alongside Deborah Thompson from the Dutch Probation Service on innovative uses of apps and electronic monitoring technologies in probation. Technology, especially electronic monitoring (EM) technology, has been used in some probation and community justice settings for decades. Yet with the advent of more options and emerging potential to integrate different functions, a myriad of questions arise. These questions are not so much about practicalities such as battery life or losing internet and satellite signal in rural areas, but are more focused on the ‘who?’, ‘what?’ and ‘why?’ questions of using technology in probation.
Type: Blog Post/Website Contribution
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/29934
URL: https://www.cep-probation.org/apps-tags-tracks-ten-questions-about-uses-of-technology-in-probation/
Rights: The publisher has granted permission for use of this work in this Repository. Published on Confederation of European Probation (CEP) website: https://www.cep-probation.org/apps-tags-tracks-ten-questions-about-uses-of-technology-in-probation/
Affiliation: Sociology, Social Policy & Criminology

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
Apps tags tracks - Ten questions about uses of technology in probation - CEP Probation 2018.pdfFulltext - Published Version312 kBAdobe PDFView/Open



This item is protected by original copyright



Items in the Repository are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

If you believe that any material held in STORRE infringes copyright, please contact library@stir.ac.uk providing details and we will remove the Work from public display in STORRE and investigate your claim.