electronic tagging

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electronic tagging

the technique by which criminals or suspects are fitted with an electronic transmitter. It is used for smoothing the integration of convicts to society. 12-16 year olds who are remanded to local authority accommodation maybe tagged and monitored. The tagging often includes a curfew- hours between which the taggee must stay at home.
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These will include double tagging, electronic identification and the "Stop Every Drop" campaign targeting the possible environmental impact of sheep dip.