A Rapid Evidence Assessment on the effectiveness of remote supervision and new technologies in managing probation service users


Chris Fox, Jordan Harrison, Andrew Smith


This bulletin is based on an evaluation of existing empirical evidence, examining the effectiveness of remote supervision approaches and emerging new technologies to manage probation service users and assist with their desistance from further offending. The focus is upon the use of technologies in the context of a supervisory relationship and the delivery of its fundamental characteristics, e.g. developing trust, challenging behaviours etc. 

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