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SBM - Electronic Monitoring: From Pretrial to Parole


Time: June 3, 2017
Location: Lansing, MI

*Electronic Monitoring: From Pretrial to Parole*

Date: Saturday, June 3, 2017
Time: 9am-1pm
Registration and a breakfast buffet will begin at 8:30am
Location: State Bar of Michigan in Lansing

     *Agenda*
How Electronic Monitoring Works: Equipment, Restrictions, Alerts, Impact, and Lifetime Monitoring of Sex Offenders
--Don Matson, operations manager, Electronic Monitoring Center, Michigan Department of Corrections
--Daryl Alexander, former parolee
--Q&A

Electronic Monitoring as an Alternative to Incarceration: A Critique & Proposal for Guiding Principles
--James Kilgore, research scholar, Center for African Studies, University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign), author of Electronic Monitoring is Not the Answer (Oct. 2015)
--Q&A

Michigan Department of Corrections Policy on Electronic Monitoring of Parolees: Use, Rationale, Costs, Effectiveness
--Russ Marlan, deputy director, Field Operations Administration, Michigan Department of Corrections
--Q&A

Using Electronic Monitoring on Probationers & People Awaiting Trial: Use, Rationale, Costs, Effectiveness
--Dana O'Neal, supervisor, Pretrial Release and Electronic Monitoring Unit, Oakland County Community Corrections Division
--Q&A

Wrap-Up Discussion: Concerns & Proposals for Change

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