GPS for Ramsey County domestic violence victims shows promise – Pioneer Press

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GPS for Ramsey County domestic violence victims shows promise Pioneer Press A pilot program that uses GPS technology to monitor when alleged domestic violence offenders get too close to their victims has shown promise in Ramsey County, said…

Luigi Cappel‘s insight:

This is the ambulance half way down the cliff. Results all over the world arrive in anecdotal stories. Enhanced safety for both parties, reduced risk of recidivism and reduced time behind bars.

 

It would be great if there were national statistics available both in regard to which are the most robust and successful devices as well as information about the consequences.

 

ROI comes in many forms and obviously there are privacy issues, but I’m sure there are plenty of stats to be shared that would aid in the continuation of these programs.

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About Luigi Cappel

Writer for hire, marketing consultant specialising in Location Based Services. Futurist and Public Speaker Auckland, New Zealand
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