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A Domestic Violence Electronic Monitoring Project in San Diego County

Award Information

Award #
Funding Category
Awardee County
San Diego
Congressional District
Funding First Awarded
Total funding (to date)
Original Solicitation

Description of original award (Fiscal Year 1997, $474,130)

PROJECT SUMMARY FOR 97-IJ-CX-K014 This project will evaluate the effectiveness of a specially ì configured electronic monitor for use in screened and selected ì domestic violence cases. The purpose of the study is to ì determine the effect of this technology on preventing further ì violence by the offenders on their victims, and the impact on the ì courts and enforcement agencies, and on enforcement of ì court-issued protection orders, as well as the ability of this ì technology to deter misdemeanors from proceeding to more serious ì involvement in the criminal justice system.
Date Created: June 26, 1997