Supporting Reentry through Video Visitation

By Alex and Dorothy Fox
(08/01/2012)
A recent report by the Pew Research Center found that recidivism rates have remained largely stable, based on a comparison of inmates released from prison in 1999 and 2004. This is a discouraging statistic, given that reducing recidivism is integral to corrections’ core mission to protect the public.

Cell Phone Forensics: Recovery and Preservation

By Alex Fox and Dorothy Fox
(04/01/2011)
The illegal introduction of cell phones into prisons continues to be a serious problem at the forefront of security concerns for corrections.

Data Analytics

By Alex Fox and Dorothy Fox
(11/30/2010)
Advances in next generation technology are creating opportunities for agencies to transform their business processes and capitalize on data analytics tools.

Weapons Detection

By Alex Fox and Dorothy Fox
(07/02/2010)
The use of weapons by inmates in correctional facilities poses one of the most serious and life-threatening problems facing our prison systems.

Cellular Contraband, Pt. 2

By Alex Fox
(05/25/2010)
Security expert Alex Fox discusses the use of cell phone detection technology and other alternatives to jamming.

Cellular Contraband

By Alex Fox
(03/25/2010)
The illicit introduction of cell phones into correctional facilities began to emerge as a serious problem with dangerous public-safety ramifications just a few short years ago.

Cell Phone Jamming

By Alex Fox
(02/26/2010)
Communications jamming technology's role in deterring illicit cellular phones.

Meet the New Correctional News Columnist


(12/09/2009)
Beginning in 2010, Alex Fox will author a regular technology column for Correctional News that will address issues and trends involved with technology at correctional facilities.