Briefing: Use of tags for ‘at risk’ children

By Fiona Simpson
Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Electronic tags are to be rolled out across the youth secure estate. How will they work, what are the limitations and does the sector support them?

Electronic tags are used as a “protective, supportive and safeguarding measure” for children at risk of reoffending or gang involvement. Picture: Stocksolutions/Adobe Stock
Electronic tags are used as a “protective, supportive and safeguarding measure” for children at risk of reoffending or gang involvement. Picture: Stocksolutions/Adobe Stock

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