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Home Detention Also Known As House Arrest: Who Gets It?

To be eligible: 1)       You must be employed in the county in which you are incarcerated; 2)       You agree to pay the costs for all electronic monitoring fees, unless the sheriff assesses a lesser fee following determination that you are unable to pay; 3)       You do not constitute a risk to self or other members…

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Scram Bracelets

More and more alcohol-related offenders today may find themselves placed under a different kind of detention.  Alcohol Monitoring Systems invented the SCRAM bracelet to detect alcohol use through a persons sweat.  Essentially the ankle bracelet measures a person’s ethanol vapor through their sweat every 30 minutes; the data is then recorded in an online database,…