This report from UK think tank Reform looks at how prisons could use technology to promote desistance and improve resettlement outcomes.
This report assesses how prisons could use technology to promote desistance and improve resettlement outcomes. It considers why technology is not yet being used to full effect, and suggests some areas for policymakers to consider. A more balanced approach to technology in prisons must be taken. Pockets of innovation across the prison estate and abroad demonstrate that secure technology can be used by prisoners to improve outcomes in custody, plan for resettlement, and enable continuous support into the community.Read Full Report