With this solicitation, NIJ seeks proposals for communications technologies research and evaluation projects (1) to develop practical knowledge to inform the deployment of mobile broadband communications technologies by law enforcement agencies in the United States; or (2) to identify feasible, lawful technology solutions to combatting the use of contraband wireless devices in correctional facilities.
Number of Awards: 5
Total Amount Awarded: $2,762,796
Combating the Use of Contraband Wireless Devices in Correctional Facilities: A Multisite Technical Assessment and Evaluation of Interdiction Technologies
RF Fingerprinting for Contraband Wireless Devices Identification, Detection and Tracking in Correctional Facilities.
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- First Step Act: Review and Revalidation of the Bureau of Prisons Needs Assessment System, Fiscal Year 2022
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